Stephen Lewis and Graca Machel (Photo by Anurita Bains)

African Advisory Board

To ensure a strong degree of African participation and guidance, the Foundation has an Advisory Board of prominent Africans to discuss objectives, policies, best practices, successes and failures. Members of the Board include:

 

Graca Machel by Anurita Bains Honourable Graça Machel, Chair
Founder of the Graça Machel Trust and Chair of the World Health Organization's Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health
Sisonke Msimang by Scott Morgan Sisonke Msimang
Writer, activist, and Senior Programme Specialist in charge of Policy Development, Advocacy and Communications with the Sonke Gender Justice Network
Theo Sowa by Kristina Laukkanen Theo Sowa
CEO of the African Women's Development Fund and Chair of Comic Relief’s International Grants Committee

 

News

Grandmas get down in Guildford December 7, 2016

Gord Goble, The Now

Grannies are doing it for themselves December 1, 2016

Kathy Michaels, Kelowna Capital News

Upcoming Events

Hands and Hearts for Africa 50s-60s Sock Hop February 25, 2017

Richmond Hill, Ontario

Marjorie Ward Lecture February 28, 2017

Winnipeg, Manitoba