Messages from Prizewinners

Messages from Prizewinners 2019


“J’ai bien reçu le montant promis à l’occasion du prix, et je tiens, au nom de l’association et de toutes les femmes rurales du Burkina Faso, vous en remercier.
Wendlasida Constance KABORE”


“This is a real honor for me and ‘Id like to thank you for appreciating my work with this award.” – Triveni Acharya, co-founder and President of Rescue Foundation.









Ms Geeta and Ms Kanta share one prize. Both candidates belong to the Harijans, a community of outcasts of the Haryana Region. To read about them, visit the Prize for Women’s Creativity in Rural Life page.



2019 Laureate, Jebet Kiplagat from Kenya, receives the WWSF Prize for women’s creativity in rural life and sent photos of her prize celebration.


The Prizewinner from Togo, Ms. Adjoa AKAKPO holder of a Bachelor degree in Business Administration and a Masters degree in Communication, sent us the newspaper clipping announcing her receipt of the WWSF Prize for women’s creativity in rural life – 2019, awarded by the Women’s World Summit Foundation, Geneva, Switzerland. On 15 October 2019.