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  • WE Africa

    Administrator
    May 3, 2021 at 12:07 am

    Attached is a list of readings recommended by WE Africa speakers, delivery team members, and Fellows as of April 2021. Please reply to this thread to add any additional recommendations. Thanks!

  • WE Africa

    Administrator
    May 3, 2021 at 12:11 am

    Here is the list that is included on the attached Word document, in case you are unable to download it:

    Books referenced or recommended during WE sessions:

    • Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone by Brene Brown

    • Daring Greatly by Brene Brown

    Books recommended by Colleen and Leela:

    Leading on the edge by Rachel Robertson (story about leading an all male team in Antarctica that has a lot of similarities with doing this in the bush): https://www.wiley.com/en-cc/Leading+on+the+Edge%3A+Extraordinary+Stories+and+Leadership+Insights+from+The+World%27s+Most+Extreme+Workplace-p-9780730305491

    Speed of Trust by Stephen Covey

    Courage: The Backbone of Leadership by Diane Elliott-Lee and Gus Lee

    Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Nell Scovell and Sheryl Sandberg

    Physical Intelligence: Harness Your Body’s Untapped Intelligence to Achieve More, Stress Less and Live More Happily by Claire Dale and Patricia Peyton

    The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel Ruiz

    Books/Authors recommended by members of the Delivery Team:

    • Audrey Lourde (Sister Outsider; Burst of Light and Other Essays)

    • Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser

    Books/Authors recommended by Speakers

    EJ Win: John Gaventa (Power Cube), Andrea Cornwall, Lisa Veneklasen and Shereen Essof

    Books recommended by the Fellows

    • The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls by Mona Eltahawy

    • Self-Care for Social Justice by Naomi Ortez

  • Zilanie

    Member
    May 4, 2021 at 6:54 pm

    Thank you so much for compiling this list. I downloaded it fine.

  • Faith Milkah Wakonyo

    Member
    May 11, 2021 at 9:49 am

    Thank you

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