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Your #SheInspiresMe LIVE Reading list

We assembled an incredible line-up of over 20 women changemakers who, we hope, have inspired you and given you the tools to make the difference you want to see in the world.

On Saturday 20th June, we hosted #SheInspiresMe LIVE 2.0 – an online festival full of inspiring talks and interactive workshops. 

You can find out more about our #SheInspiresMe LIVE speakers and their amazing work below.




  • Listen to '#HashtagAuthentic' - a podcast by Sara Tasker
  • 'Working from home with Stylist' listen to Stylist's new podcast with Editor-in-Chief of Stylist Lisa Smosarski and Alix Walker, Editor-at-Large, for practical tips and plenty of distraction

Websites to visit and social media accounts to follow:

  • Zainab Salbi has been posting inspiring videos about self-care, coping with crisis and activism on her Instagram since the begining of lockdown
  • #WellnessWednesdayWorkshops and #SundaySlows are a series of Instagram Lives from our Ambassador Jasmine Hemsley. Visit her Instagram for her wellness workshops, recipes and all things self-care
  • Charity So White - visit their website to learn more about how they are tackling institutional racism in the charity sector
  • Celebrate Yourself with Sarah Powell
  • xxymagazine - communities + cultures annual print magazine edited by Tahmina Begum

Documentaries and videos to watch: 

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10 podcasts you should listen to

The team at Women for Women International has compiled a short list of some of the podcast recommendations from our staff and some podcasts that we’ve been featured in.