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  • Wendy Dessy
    Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Elizabeth Dorsey
    Corporate Social Responsibility Coordinator

Women in Africa

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Sparking change. Restoring hope.

In Africa, women face tremendous hurdles as they strive to protect their health, improve education, and create opportunities through community cooperation. Proskauer is proud to have launched an initiative to offer hope and support to these women by partnering with organizations that are spurring positive change on the continent.

Recent Highlights


Proskauer's Women in Africa Speaker Series: Importance of Maternal and Child Health

Proskauer’s New York office hosted distinguished guests from the Clinton Health Access Initiative and Africa Integras to delve into the health and economic challenges affecting women in Africa. Rick Zall, chair of the Health Care Department, moderated the enlightening discussion with experts Dr. Mphu Keneiloe Ramatlapeng and Ms. Amini Kajunju.


Proskauer Hosts Women in Africa Discussion

On June 22, the New York office gathered for the latest CSR speaker series on women in Africa. Joanne Ollman, chief professional resources officer, provided opening remarks to the audience, and our esteemed guests, Deo Niyizonkiza and Jeff Kaplan, engaged the group in an interesting conversation.