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Paradise Island, The Bahamas - The 2011 Women's Empowerment Summit was held on
April 27th at Atlantis and
the theme, "Embrace Your Power" and delivered inspiration,
encouragement, and hope; along with acknowledging achievements made by
women in the local arena as well as the Caribbean.
The Bahamas Weekly News Team was on hand to bring you interviews from women who spoke at the Summit.
In this video you will hear from
Ms. Portia Davis-Harrigan
, Summit Director; the Hon Paula A. Cox, Premier of Bermuda; the Hon. Loretta Butler-Turner, Bahamas Minister of State for Labour and Social Development; Hon Allyson Maynard-Gibson, Senator and President of the International Women's Forum;
Her Excellency Nicole E. Avant, US
Ambassador to The Bahamas; and International motivational speaker and writer, Lisa Nichols.
Listen as Portia Harrigan explains who participated in teh summit and how the idea came together. She also goes on to describe her friendship with world renown speaker, Lisa Nichols who co-authored such books as
The Secret and
Chicken Soup for the African Soul.
These are only small excerpts of larger interviews coming soon to The Bahamas Weekly.
This is the first time The Bahamas hosted this global business and leadership networking conference. For more information go to http://www.womensesummit.com/
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