First Person 19 min. E7

Sadaffe Abid, “Investing in women is critical”



Sadaffe has always had very strong female role models who taught her that women can make their own choices. As a young adult, she could not stand the inequalities affecting women in her home country, Pakistan. After studying in the US, she created the Circle Association of Women to play an active role in empowering women facing multiple vulnerabilities, especially through digital literacy, that she considers as a basic human right.

In co-production with the L’Oréal Fund for Women, “Revealing” tells the stories of those who, every day, contribute to changing society.

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First Person 14 min. E12

Elpida Kokkota, “a survival kit to educate yourself”

Elpida describes herself as someone who carries a “scar”, but she refuses that this traumatic experience defines her.

First Person 18 min. E11

Mary-Justine Todd, “resilience comes with the ability to regain hope”

After an inspiring encounter at the hospital, Mary-Justine launched Shamsaha to help women victims of violence in the Middle East.

First Person 18 min. E10

Joséphine Goube, “treat everyone on their merits, not where they are from”

After a stay in the UK, Joséphine Goube created Sistech to help refugee women enter the European job market.