The Womanity Award: Making Cities Safer for Women
By: Laura Somoggi
About the author: Laura Somoggi leads the Womanity Award Programme for Prevention of Violence Against Women at The Womanity Foundation. She is an accomplished sustainability professional with a deep understanding of social impact, cross-sector partnerships, women’s empowerment and the international development agenda. Laura has spent the last 10 years working in complex and multi-cultural environments, having led programmes in more than 15 countries. She also sits at the board of Latin American Women’s Rights Service (LAWRS). Her social impact career followed a ten-year career as business journalist. Laura holds an MSc in Organisational and Social Psychology from the London School Economics and BAs both in Business Administration and in Journalism.
Women demonstration for safer taxis in Johannesburg, South Africa
Credit: Soul City Institute
Safety Audit walks organised by Col.lectiu Punt 6 in Barcelona
Credit: Col.lectiu Punt 6