New Faces New Voices (NFNV) is the first women’s network to be established by the Graça Machel Trust as part of its Multiplying Faces, Amplifying Voices initiative. NFNV focuses on expanding the role and participation of women in the financial sector.
Its three key objectives are to:
- I. Increase women’s access to finance and financial services.
- II. Build the capacity and skills of African women to access finance as consumers, investors and entrepreneurs.
- III. Increase the number, visibility and influence of women in Read more…
NSE LEADERSHIP & DIVERSITY DIALOGUE
New Faces New Voices – Kenya chapter has partnered with the Nairobi Stock Exchange to launch the NSE Leadership & Diversity Dialogue to address the shortage of women in leadership positions in the financial sector and other areas.
A recent survey of 57 of the 61 companies listed on the Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE) found that of a total of 467 women directors, only 43 are women out of which only 4 occupy the position of chairperson. Read more……
NSE To Evaluate and Recognize Listed Companies with Highest Standards of Diversity and Inclusion
Nairobi – July 26, 2018- The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) in partnership with New Faces New Voices (NFNV) Kenya has launched the 2018 NSE Leadership and Diversity Dialogue Series. The series is an initiative aimed at promoting diversity on Boards of listed companies for business growth and sustainability in the long term.
This year, the NSE and NFNV have jointly invited all the listed companies to submit a case study showcasing efforts and initiatives that underscore the company’s commitment