In the media

Women on Wings in the media
A review of newspaper articles, websites, TV reports and other publications: Women on Wings in the media

Press contact
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Press contact in India
Shilpa Mittal Singh +91 98 1129 9067

Press contacts in the Netherlands
Ineke Bezembinders +316-51928185
Founder Maria van der Heijden +316-53541235

Addresses and directions


Press releases

11/06/2015: Succesvolle handelsmissie naar India voor Women on Wings (in Dutch)

27/05/2015: Women on Wings op Handelsmissie naar India met Rutte (in Dutch)

21/05/2015: Geef meisjes in India iedere maand 1 week extra (in Dutch)

21/05/2015: Give girls in India every month 1 week extra

11/12/2014: 182,000 jobs for women in rural India

10/12/2014: 182.000 banen voor vrouwen op het Indiase platteland (in Dutch)

30/09/2014: 145.000 banen voor vrouwen op het Indiase platteland (in Dutch)

14/05/2014: Verkiezingen Uitkomst voor Indiase vrouwen op platteland? (in Dutch)

06/05/2014: Internationale Moederdag Nederlandse Zakenvrouwen vragen aandacht voor Indiase vrouwen (in Dutch)

05/02/2014: Women in India are entitled to normal periods

05/02/2014: Vrouwen in India mogen ook gewoon ongesteld zijn (in Dutch)

17/12/2013: 100,000 jobs for Indian women

17/12/2013: 100.000 banen voor Indiase vrouwen (in Dutch)

21/08/2013: Women on Wings takes part in trade mission to India with Minister Ploumen

18/09/2012: Women on Wings sounds the stock exchange bell after creating 51,300 jobs for women in India

17/09/2012 : HRH Princess Máxima reveals the results during five-year anniversary celebration: Women on Wings creates 51,300 jobs for women in India



“Women on Wings starts where others normally stop; sharing knowledge and skills is just as important as micro-finance.”

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands