3 OCTOBER, 2017 | MINT VELVET
Brita talks about her motivation and inspiration in becoming a fierce campaigner for women's rights, equality and development.
27 SEPTEMBER, 2017 | THE POOL
Dame Helen Mirren shares what sisterhood means to her and how the idea of sisterhood is the communication and support between women of different races, cultures and religions.
JUNE 2017 | MARGUERITE LONDON
Brita shares intimate insight into her work, what inspires her, what it takes to be an independent woman and a leader. She also discusses her exciting new book project!
17 MAY, 2017 | VOGUE
This exciting collaboration with some of the world’s most influential creatives will see pieces of art inspired by the iconic flip-flop brand auctioned off to raise funds for Women for Women International.
24 MARCH, 2017 | TRF
The Thomson Reuters Foundation draws on Women for Women International's experience in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq to highlight the impact that working women can make on a community looking to move past conflict.
8 MARCH, 2017 | INSTYLE
Game of Thrones Star Sophie Turner sheds light on why she chose to support Women For Women International and how her eye-opening trip to Rwanda inspired and motivated her to join the sisterhood.
8 MAY, 2017 | WOMEN'S WEAR DAILY
Designer donations from Charlotte Olympia, Edeline Lee and Temperley London made up Women for Women International's chic car boot sale.
8 MARCH, 2017 | BBC WOMAN’S HOUR
To kick-off International Women’s Day 2017, Women for Women International – UK’s Executive Director, Brita Fernandez Schmidt, shared issues close to her heart on BBC Woman’s Hour.
10 NOVEMBER, 2016 | MATCHES FASHION
Brita Fernandez Schmidt, our Executive Director, discusses what she thinks makes Women for Women International's work so vital and what she believes to be the most successful element of the program.
11 NOVEMBER, 2016 | REFINERY29
Women for Women International hosted the UK premiere of a documentary about the horrific rapes that took place during the genocide in Rwanda in 1994. Read the interview with award-winning director, Michele Mitchell.
30 JUNE, 2016 | GOOD HOUSEKEEPING
Dame Helen Mirren divulges why Women for Women International has become a cause close to her heart.
19 JUNE, 2016 | IBT
Women for Women International are now working with women displaced by conflict living in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The International Business Times writes about how these women are starting to set up their own businesses.
7 MARCH, 2016 | GOOD HOUSEKEEPING
Get involved with the #SheInspiresMe campaign to make a difference for women survivors fo war on International Women's Day.
MARCH 7, 2015 | THE GUARDIAN
Nicky Bullard, creative director at LIDA, explains a new campaign for Women for Women International which aims to link up successful women in developed countries with women survivors of war.
10 SEPTEMBER, 2015 | RED ONLINE
How the art world is making a difference for women survivors of war through the She Inspires Art event on 16 September.
NOVEMBER 21, 2014 | RED MAGAZINE
Women for Women International UK's fashion show and Auction on November 20th was a great success, raising funds for women survivors of war.
JUNE 13, 2014 | MARIE CLAIRE UK
Brita Fernandez Schmidt shares what actions are need to end sexual violence in conflict, drawing on the experiences of women graduates of Women for Women International’s programmes.
DECEMBER 3, 2013 | THE GUARDIAN
As Women for Women International marks its 20th anniversary, graduates of its programme in Afghanistan, Rwanda, Kosovo, and South Sudan share their stories of transformation and hope.