Tag: leading through change

Estelle Westling: There’s positive response to female leadership in Africa

On the sidelines of the "Leading Through Change" initiative organised by the Swedish Institute – Founder of Grace Health, Estelle Westling assesses the state of female leadership in Africa with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole.

Yetunde Akinloye: How we can empower Nigeria’s women leaders

The Director of Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC); Yetunde Akinloye described the "Leading Through Change" initiative by the Swedish Institute as an opportunity for female leaders to share experiences. She discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on the sidelines of the event in Abuja.

Sweden-Nigeria look to strengthen Nigeria’s female leaders

The Swedish Institute held the pilot edition of its ‘Leading Through Change’ initiative in Nigeria. The platform has trained 20 female leaders in the tech space. On the sidelines of the event, Programme Manager of the Swedish Institue, Ziba Zareie spoke to CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on their plans going forward.

Osibona: Nigeria looks to collaborate with Sweden to advance digital technology

The Senior Special Adviser on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to the Federal Government of Nigeria says Nigeria is looking to collaborate with Sweden especially in digital technology. On the sidelines of the ‘Leading Through Change’ platform organised by the Swedish Institute, Lanre Osibona discussed the details with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole.

Swedish Ambassador Michael Gräns: Women need to be much more involved in economic development

The Swedish institute is hosting the ‘leading through change’ a platform for sharing and developing the insights necessary for transformative leadership. The platform is exclusive to female experts and managers. Carl Michael Gräns, Sweden’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Ghana and Cameroon spoke to CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on what informed the Swedish government’s decision to support this programme.