Vital voices - Gina Barbieri is a human rights lawyer, mediator and former Ombudsperson for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) network, the first person to ever serve in the role. She is a specialist in conflict resolution and inclusive accountability, having also managed the problem solving unit of the World Bank Group’s independent accountability mechanism ...

 
Vital voicesVital voices - Andeisha Farid spent her childhood living in refugee camps outside of Afghanistan. While living in the camps, Andeisha' s father taught her how to read and write, and at that young age of eleven, she decided that she was going to tutor other Afghani women and children who had no place to learn. While living in Pakistan, Andeisha got involved with a non …

The 16 Days of Activism is a crucial time to mobilize individuals, governments, and CSOs to take action to end GBV. It serves as an opportunity to come together and amplify the voices of women and girls who have experienced violence, to demand accountability from perpetrators, and to build a world where all women and girls …Dilrukshi Handunnetti. 2022 Fellow. Executive Director. Sri Lanka. Dilrukshi Handunnetti is an international award-winning investigative journalist and a lawyer from Sri Lanka. She has worked extensively across South Asia, both as an on ground reporter and trainer, dedicating much of her time to working with women journalists in the region.Sophie Sandberg is an artist, activist, professional speaker and founder of the popular initiative against street harassment, Catcalls of NYC. For her undergraduate honors thesis, she researched the impact of NYC-based street art that responds to racial and gender-based violence and received high honors. She has five years of experience with … Lunkuse Waiswa is also the founder & CEO of Hellen Lex Beauty and Cocoa Delight. She holds a masters in human rights, a masters in gender studies, a bachelor's in environmental management, a diploma in law, and several post graduate certificates.In 2019, Lunkuse Waiswa was nominated to be part of Vital Voices VV100 program. She is a member of ... Puloma Chakrabarty is a Project Consultant at Central Square Foundation - a nonprofit organization, the mission of which is to create effective, scalable, and sustainable change in the school education system in India, ensuring that all children get equal access to learning opportunities with a focus on Foundational Literacy & Numeracy (under the National …Apr 12, 2023 · Two days of powerful programming featuring panels, live performances and leadership talks. MAY 5-6, 2023, WASHINGTON, D.C. — Vital Voices is proud to announce the lineup of its 2nd Annual Vital Voices Festival on May 5-6, 2023. The award-winning Festival will be held on the one-year anniversary of …VV Peace Fellowship. The Intergenerational Fellowship on Women, Peace and Security in South Central Europe, or Peace Fellowship, made possible by Voices Against Violence: The Gender-Based Violence Global Initiative (VAV), is a year-long program that supports emerging and established women leaders working to …Jamira is a human rights defender, social good strategist, and the Founder of GenYNOT. Jamira participated in the 2018 HERlead Leadership Forum in New York, and was selected as a 2018 Global Leadership Awards Honoree, a 2018 VV100 member, and a 2017 VVLead Fellow. Learn more about her story from her Global …Vital Voices Chapters are independent organizations that share Vital Voices' vision and mission, and conduct programming and fundraising for women's empowerment in various regions. …NEW YORK, March 01, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In celebration of Women’s History Month, Vital Voices Global Partnership, an organization dedicated to empowering women leaders …Mar 4, 2024 · The Vital Voices Global Fellowship will be a transformative program designed to empower women leaders working to solve the world’s greatest challenges. The inaugural cohort will unite 50 diverse women changemakers to build capacity and foster collaboration and cross-issue synergy. Participants in the …Aug 9, 2021 · Vital Voices is proud to announce the inaugural cohort of global leaders selected to be the 2021-2022 VAV Fellows. The Voices Against Violence (VAV) initiative will support the 20 fellows from 10 different organizations through a year of tailored trainings. These will include peer-to-peer learning and collaboration, …May 16, 2023 · WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 16, 2023 – Vital Voices Global Partnership is proud to announce its 2023 cohort of VVEngage Fellows, our signature fellowship program supporting outstanding women political leaders who are making and influencing policy across the globe. More than two dozen political leaders from over 20 countries spanning four ... Global Network May 5, 2022. The Estée Lauder Companies is a proud partner of Vital Voices on the occasion of the opening of the new Global Headquarters for Women’s Leadership. Estée Lauder, the flagship brand of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., is thrilled to announce Vital Voices as the first program partner …Lina Khalifeh is the founder and owner of SheFighter, the first Self-Defense studio for women-only started in the Middle East and expanded to more than 35 countries. SheFighter is designed to empower women physically, mentally and emotionally through Self-Defense training. SheFighter has been working to achieve gender …A coalition of Vital Voices staff were in attendance at the 67th UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW67) in New York City, which took place March 5-17. As a result of …Stephanie is a member of the Women’s Presidents Organization (WPO), serves on the board of LIFT, and is on the Washington, D.C. Council of Vital Voices Global Partnership. Previously, Stephanie was part of the start-up team at Citysearch, an online city guide; a consultant for media companies transitioning from print to online; a materials ...The Justice Institutes on Gender-Based Violence, a key component of the Voices Against Violence Initiative, is an interactive training program that promotes employing a holistic response – focused …Sohini Chakraborty is a dancer and sociologist who helps trafficking survivors heal from trauma. She uses an alternative approach – dance movement therapy – to rehabilitate and reintegrate young women in Calcutta. Sohini was volunteering at a women’s shelter when it occurred to her that dance could be a powerful vehicle for recovery. An Educationalist with an M.A. in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages) from the School of Education, University of Leicester in England. Helen has served as the Director of Administration and Human Resources in the Rural Electrification Agency of Cameroon in Yaounde from 2000 to 2016. She has participated in various international leadership ... VV Peace Fellowship. The Intergenerational Fellowship on Women, Peace and Security in South Central Europe, or Peace Fellowship, made possible by Voices Against Violence: The Gender-Based Violence Global Initiative (VAV), is a year-long program that supports emerging and established women leaders working to …Dr. Renita Dubey has over 18 years of experience in Academics and Industry; developing strategies to promote the mission of the organization; and build a strong team that creates Social Impact in the Clean Energy and Skill Development Sector. She is working with OORJAgram India as an Executive Director (Energy Management Services) and heads …Vital Voices, in partnership with Bank of America, is proud to host the 22 nd Global Ambassadors Program (GAP) from November 6 th – 10 th. The week-long program will bring together 52 women social entrepreneurs, and business and nonprofit leaders from 29 countries. The 2023 program will support women working in the handmade and … Vital Voices: 100 Women Using Their Power to Empower – edited by Vital Voices President and CEO Alyse Nelson featuring paintings by Gayle Kabaker – is an unprecedented art exhibition and companion book celebrating 100 global women leaders who are redefining power. The exhibition and book feature original portraits accompanied by thought ... Oksana Horbunova is a pioneering human rights activist in Ukraine. In the 1990s, she was working for the government when she discovered that an alarming number of women were disappearing. Oksana demanded that officials take notice and investigate. Her efforts ended up exposing human trafficking and she went on to …Vital Voices is a reference book full of powerful members in their organization and what the women have done. Created during the Clinton Administration by Hillary Clinton and …Vital Voices, in partnership with Bank of America, is proud to host the 22 nd Global Ambassadors Program (GAP) from November 6 th – 10 th. The week-long program will bring together 52 women social entrepreneurs, and business and nonprofit leaders from 29 countries. The 2023 program will support women working in the handmade and …Vital Voices Community Hub. Vital Voices Community Hub. Register Log In Welcome back to the Community Hub! Join a growing movement of women leaders. Find support, connect, …Adrijana Hanušić Bećirović is a Senior Legal Adviser at TRIAL International, a non-governmental organization which fights impunity for international crimes and represents victims of war crimes in their quest for justice and reparation. From 2019 to 2021, she served on the UN Secretary-General's Civil Society Advisory Board on prevention of sexual …Dr. Renita Dubey has over 18 years of experience in Academics and Industry; developing strategies to promote the mission of the organization; and build a strong team that creates Social Impact in the Clean Energy and Skill Development Sector. She is working with OORJAgram India as an Executive Director (Energy Management Services) and heads …Heather Pinnock is the managing director and chief placemaker at Lucea Caribbean Ltd. Lucea is a boutique real estate development agency offering planning and project management with a focus on sustainability for tropical regions. Heather is a Jamaican professional with formal training in architecture, urban design, and …Vital Voices calls for and makes possible transformative leadership around the world. In Vital Voices, CEO Alyse Nelson shares the stories of remarkable, world-changing women, as well as the story of how Vital Voices was founded, crossing lines that typically divide. For 15 years, Vital Voices has brought together women who want to enable ...Jessica was one of the women who served as inspiration for the limited-time Target Collection, A New Day + Vital Voices. Jessica is an attorney and entrepreneur serving as CEO of AnnieCannons, Inc. and running her own legal practice in the Bay Area. After earning a BA and Master's from Emory University and attending …Patricia Zanella is a Brazilian researcher, an environmental activist member of Limpa Brasil ( Clean Up Brasil ), a young politician a member of the REDE Sustentabilidade (Sustainability Network) Political Party since 2016, and a social entrepreneur co-founder of EcoCiclo, an initiative aimed at promoting women’s reproductive justice, including increasing the …Sohini Chakraborty is a dancer and sociologist who helps trafficking survivors heal from trauma. She uses an alternative approach – dance movement therapy – to rehabilitate and reintegrate young women in Calcutta. Sohini was volunteering at a women’s shelter when it occurred to her that dance could be a powerful vehicle for recovery.May 23, 2022 · The Malala Yousafzai and Amanda Gorman Leadership Library will serve as a gathering place for women to connect, plan, and find ways to bridge ideological divides to create solutions. Those who have gathered in this room since the May 2022 grand opening include Sec. Hillary Clinton, Huma Abedin (Vital Voices board member and chief of staff …Jamira is a human rights defender, social good strategist, and the Founder of GenYNOT. Jamira participated in the 2018 HERlead Leadership Forum in New York, and was selected as a 2018 Global Leadership Awards Honoree, a 2018 VV100 member, and a 2017 VVLead Fellow. Learn more about her story from her Global …The six women leaders who inspired the A New Day + Vital Voices collection have diverse personal stories that represent how a vital voice can make a significant impact. The collection will be available for a limited time at select Target stores and on Target.com starting Saturday, September 29. The Women at the Heart of A New Day + Vital Voices.She is a Goldman Sachs scholar, Vital Voices Fellow, an Ashoka change maker, an alumna of the US State Department International Visitors Leadership program (IVLP), 2021 Aspen Fellow, and 2022 AWEC Fellow. In 2022 she was given the “Outstanding achievement in Healthcare” award at the Top50 Global Professional & Career …Stephanie is a member of the Women’s Presidents Organization (WPO), serves on the board of LIFT, and is on the Washington, D.C. Council of Vital Voices Global Partnership. Previously, Stephanie was part of the start-up team at Citysearch, an online city guide; a consultant for media companies transitioning from print to online; a materials ...Lina is among the Gender Equality Top 100 worldwide in 2018 and 2019. She was awarded a Vital Voices fellowship for 2021 for outstanding women leaders and was recognized by the Women’s Media Center as one of their Progressive Women’s Voices for 2021 and is featured in their database of experts. Lebanon. A fluent Russian speaker, women’ s advocate Rita Chaikin was working at the Rape Crisis Center in Kiryat Shmona, Israel, when she was asked to counsel incarcerated Russian women. At first, she was stunned by how many Russian women were behind bars. Soon, she realized these women were not criminals but victims of human trafficking. Dr. Fariba Parsa is the founder and president of Women’s E-Learning in Leadership, WELL, a non-profit organization in Virginia. The mission of WELL is to empower women and contribute to democracy through online leadership education, and global networking. The organization provided 10 weeks of leadership training for potential leaders, developed a …Mar 4, 2024 · The Vital Voices Global Fellowship will be a transformative program designed to empower women leaders working to solve the world’s greatest challenges. The inaugural cohort will unite 50 diverse women changemakers to build capacity and foster collaboration and cross-issue synergy. Participants in the …Omaid Sharifi is an artivist who co-founded and presides over ArtLords, a collective of self-styled artivists who create street art in Afghanistan and around the world. A former fellow at Harvard University, Omaid is an active board member of CIVICUS, a worldwide alliance that focuses on strengthening citizen action and civil society. …Vital Voices works with women leaders across 184 countries and territories to provide them with the tools, network and visibility to expand and accelerate the impact they have in their communities. Our Leadership Development ProgramsDiadji Diawara is actively working on expanding a program named Kàara in Mali. Kàara is a project that was first started to help low-income children access tutoring in Mali. Classes were held twice a week and offered students various subjects such as math, French, physics, chemistry, and English. This initiative was started during Diawara's high school …Amira has been awarded many awards, among them being the Conflict Prevention Prize by French President Chirac, The Norwegian Human Rights Award, as well as the 2012 and 2016 Vital Voices award. In 2016, Amira was selected as the co-chair of the Davos World Economic Forum for the 4th Industrial Revolution and is a Young …Priti Patkar is a social worker who pioneered night shelters for at-risk children of prostituted women in India. Her organization, Prerana, offers kids - and their mothers - healthcare, education and vocational training. Priti opened her first childcare shelter more than 30 years ago, when she witnessed the cycle of exploitation that' s passed ... Vital Voices Global Fellowship – Social Entrepreneurship empowers visionary women changemakers leading for-profit, purpose-driven enterprises addressing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Social Entrepreneurship pillar is tailored for women entrepreneurs who understand their business valuation, have identified their ... Patricia Zanella is a Brazilian researcher, an environmental activist member of Limpa Brasil ( Clean Up Brasil ), a young politician a member of the REDE Sustentabilidade (Sustainability Network) Political Party since 2016, and a social entrepreneur co-founder of EcoCiclo, an initiative aimed at promoting women’s reproductive justice, including …Sophie Sandberg is an artist, activist, professional speaker and founder of the popular initiative against street harassment, Catcalls of NYC. For her undergraduate honors thesis, she researched the impact of NYC-based street art that responds to racial and gender-based violence and received high honors. She has five years of experience with …Lilian Riziq, a social justice activist, is one of the prominent leaders in South Sudan's women's movement. She is the founder of a leading women organization, the South Sudan Women's Empowerment Network, which advocates for women's rights and inclusion in all decision-making levels. A former senior government official in South Sudan, Lilian …Hon. Neema Lugangira (MP) is a Member of Parliament in Tanzania who bring forward extensive experience and successful track record in championing policy and legislative reforms for improved investment enabling environment for the agricultural, mining and oil & gas and health sectors to mention a few. As a Parliamentarians …Three cohorts of 50 women visionaries over the age of 18 will participate in a 7-week immersive virtual experience built on the proven leadership model of Vital Voices, …Dr. Renita Dubey has over 18 years of experience in Academics and Industry; developing strategies to promote the mission of the organization; and build a strong team that creates Social Impact in the Clean Energy and Skill Development Sector. She is working with OORJAgram India as an Executive Director (Energy Management Services) and heads …Mar 8, 2017 · About Vital Voices Global Partnership is a non-profit founded on the simple idea that nations and communities cannot move forward without women’s voices in leadership positions. Ariela experienced the pain of El Salvador's violence firsthand. During the civil war, her father worked for the government and became a target for trying to secure a peace agreement. After a treaty was signed, Ariela's teenage brother was kidnapped and held ransom for over a year. While her brother was being held, Ariela was attending college …Vital Voices is a global organization that supports women leaders and their allies in overcoming challenges and creating positive change. Learn about the new Vital Voices Global …Puloma Chakrabarty is a Project Consultant at Central Square Foundation - a nonprofit organization, the mission of which is to create effective, scalable, and sustainable change in the school education system in India, ensuring that all children get equal access to learning opportunities with a focus on Foundational Literacy & Numeracy (under the National …Dilrukshi Handunnetti. 2022 Fellow. Executive Director. Sri Lanka. Dilrukshi Handunnetti is an international award-winning investigative journalist and a lawyer from Sri Lanka. She has worked extensively across South Asia, both as an on ground reporter and trainer, dedicating much of her time to working with women journalists in the region.弊社VitalVoiceオンライン自動見守りシステムが厚生労働省「福祉用具・介護ロボット実用化支援事業」令和6年介護ロボット全国フォーラムへの出展が決定いたしました。. 2023.09.01. 製品. 「とやま介護テクノロジー普及・推進センター」様にて、弊社 …Diadji Diawara is actively working on expanding a program named Kàara in Mali. Kàara is a project that was first started to help low-income children access tutoring in Mali. Classes were held twice a week and offered students various subjects such as math, French, physics, chemistry, and English. This initiative was started during Diawara's high school … The Vital Voices Leadership Journey is a brand new 7-week online course for anyone looking to make a positive impact in their community and to strengthen their leadership skills to make it happen. Based on a model practiced by Vital Voices network women creating change, the course will challenge traditional notions of leadership. Participants ... At 10:00am, the smartly dressed walkers reached the UBC grounds where they listened to an inspiring poem and the testimonies of the speakers. The Walk was honored by the presence of the American Ambassador Jerry Lanier and his daughter as well as the Founder of the Mentoring Walk, Geraldine Laybourne and representatives from Vital Voices.In order to solve the climate emergency, we need intersectional solutions. That’s why Vital Voices and Women’s Earth Alliance came together to create a Climate and Gender Action Toolkit to provide leaders in all sectors the necessary tools, support, and networks to integrate climate and gender justice into their leadership practice. … Takia is the owner and lead make-up artist at Accessmatized, a unique and innovative make-up artistry company that is reimaging the make-up industry. They do this by providing professional, affordable, and reliable make-up artistry services that meet their clients' needs and busy schedules while helping to facilitate their ability to be their most confident selves. Accessmatized offers ... Lunkuse Waiswa is also the founder & CEO of Hellen Lex Beauty and Cocoa Delight. She holds a masters in human rights, a masters in gender studies, a bachelor's in environmental management, a diploma in law, and several post graduate certificates.In 2019, Lunkuse Waiswa was nominated to be part of Vital Voices … Zoë is responsible for driving Vital Voices’ global approach to Leadership and Social Impact, to advance the organization’s mission. The LSI Department develops and manages holistic programs to advance women’s leadership and expand their social impact. LSI also lends its expertise and advice on best practices and subject matters including mentorship, entrepreneurship, and economic ... Mar 4, 2021 · The women, many of whom are connected to Vital Voices, a nonprofit group that invests in female leaders, were selected in a process that began with 18,000 nominees. Hillary Rodham Clinton, of ... A Founding Member of the Vital Voices Global Advisory Council, she has partnered with Vital Voices to conduct leadership, advocacy and anti-trafficking training programs for women throughout Russia. When the mother of one her son' s classmates showed up at school with half her face severely bruised by her …Alex is also the founding chair of the Vital Voices Solidarity Council. Alex was selected as a 2018 Solidarity Honoree for his work ending gender-based violence. See his remarks here. Alex Prout is a national leader and advocate against gender based violence and a victims rights advocate. Following the assault of his daughter at her high school ...She recently completed the 7 week online program Vital Voices Leadership Journey to develop her new social initiative – Boys4Better, encouraging allyship in young boys aged 7-14. Ciara is an award-winning entrepreneur from Cork, Ireland and is single mother to 8 year old twin boys. Ciara worked in Australia, Ghana and USA before starting her ...Vital Voices is a 501c3 nonprofit, and our tax ID is 52-2151557. Your gift is tax deductible. If we truly believe that women’s rights are human rights, this is the moment to act.All funding will go to support women and girls in Afghanistan. To protect the personal security of those on the ground during this tenuous time, Vital Voices cannot ...Vital Voices works with women leaders across 184 countries and territories to provide them with the tools, network and visibility to expand and accelerate the impact they have in their communities. Our Leadership Development ProgramsCarrie is the Manager on the Issue Advocacy team at Vital Voices. In this role, she works on the coordination and implementation of VVEngage, a VV signature fellowship that supports female political leaders from around the globe. Prior to joining Vital Voices, Carrie graduated with her Master of Science in Foreign …Apr 12, 2023 · Two days of powerful programming featuring panels, live performances and leadership talks. MAY 5-6, 2023, WASHINGTON, D.C. — Vital Voices is proud to announce the lineup of its 2nd Annual Vital Voices Festival on May 5-6, 2023. The award-winning Festival will be held on the one-year anniversary of …Diadji Diawara is actively working on expanding a program named Kàara in Mali. Kàara is a project that was first started to help low-income children access tutoring in Mali. Classes were held twice a week and offered students various subjects such as math, French, physics, chemistry, and English. This initiative was started during Diawara's high school … A fluent Russian speaker, women’ s advocate Rita Chaikin was working at the Rape Crisis Center in Kiryat Shmona, Israel, when she was asked to counsel incarcerated Russian women. At first, she was stunned by how many Russian women were behind bars. Soon, she realized these women were not criminals but victims of human trafficking. As a participant in the first FORTUNE/U.S. State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership with Vital Voices, Maria was paired with Kathy Calvin of the United Nations Foundation. Through the mentorship, Maria created new strategies for taking her work to scale. She returned to Guatemala, committed to creating prosperity for thousands ...Carrie is the Manager on the Issue Advocacy team at Vital Voices. In this role, she works on the coordination and implementation of VVEngage, a VV signature fellowship that supports female political leaders from around the globe. Prior to joining Vital Voices, Carrie graduated with her Master of Science in Foreign …Isata is the Founder and Director of Voice of Women-SL (VoW-SL), an organization working to increase women's political participation and leadership, encourage women to vote and support a record number of women running for office in Sierra Leone. VoW-SL aims to increase political participation and leadership by building an intergenerational community …The VAV Fellowship is a project of Vital Voices under Voices Against Violence: The Gender-Based Violence Global Initiative, which seeks to improve protections and access to justice and resources for advocates and survivors of gender-based violence (GBV). The VAV Fellowship will include tailored trainings and promote peer-to-peer learning and ...Vital Voices: 100 Women Using Their Power to Empower is an unprecedented book and companion art exhibition celebrating 100 global women leaders who are redefining power. Edited by Alyse Nelson, with a foreword by National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman and paintings by Gayle Kabaker, the book and exhibition feature a selection of original …Dr. Fariba Parsa is the founder and president of Women’s E-Learning in Leadership, WELL, a non-profit organization in Virginia. The mission of WELL is to empower women and contribute to democracy through online leadership education, and global networking. The organization provided 10 weeks of leadership training for potential leaders, developed a …The VAV Fellowship is a project of Vital Voices under Voices Against Violence: The Gender-Based Violence Global Initiative, which seeks to improve protections and access to justice and resources for advocates and survivors of gender-based violence (GBV). The VAV Fellowship will include tailored trainings and promote peer-to-peer learning and ...Vital Voices, in partnership with Bank of America, is proud to host the 22 nd Global Ambassadors Program (GAP) from November 6 th – 10 th. The week-long program will bring together 52 women social entrepreneurs, and business and nonprofit leaders from 29 countries. The 2023 program will support women working in the handmade and …Kawkab Al-Thaibani is a peace activist, women’s rights defender, and gender and communication expert in Yemen and the Middle East. Kawkab has led global and national strategies as well as research and analysis on economic empowerment, advocacy, gender, peace and security, and the Sustainable Development Goals, working with international …Lilian Riziq, a social justice activist, is one of the prominent leaders in South Sudan's women's movement. She is the founder of a leading women organization, the South Sudan Women's Empowerment Network, which advocates for women's rights and inclusion in all decision-making levels. A former senior government official in South Sudan, Lilian …Gina Barbieri is a human rights lawyer, mediator and former Ombudsperson for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) network, the first person to ever serve in the role. She is a specialist in conflict resolution and inclusive accountability, having also managed the problem solving unit of the World Bank Group’s independent accountability mechanism ...Aisha Paz is an 18-year-old Brazilian Nursing Technician intern at Fortaleza, Ceará. 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Feb 21, 2023 · WASHINGTON, D.C.—February 21, 2023—Marking one-year after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24, Vital Voices today released an issue brief on the role of women during the war and announced it will hold a high-level panel March 1, the first day of Women’s History Month, at the Vital Voices Global Headquarters for Women’s …. Jamila woods

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Lina is among the Gender Equality Top 100 worldwide in 2018 and 2019. She was awarded a Vital Voices fellowship for 2021 for outstanding women leaders and was recognized by the Women’s Media Center as one of their Progressive Women’s Voices for 2021 and is featured in their database of experts. Lebanon. Vital Voices Global Partnership is an American international, 501 (c) (3), [3] non-profit, non-governmental organization that works with women leaders in the areas of economic empowerment, women's political participation, and human rights. The organization is headquartered in Washington, D.C. Global Network May 5, 2022. The Estée Lauder Companies is a proud partner of Vital Voices on the occasion of the opening of the new Global Headquarters for Women’s Leadership. Estée Lauder, the flagship brand of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., is thrilled to announce Vital Voices as the first program partner …Aisha Paz is an 18-year-old Brazilian Nursing Technician intern at Fortaleza, Ceará. Passionate about reproductive health, she leads several projects in the area of sex education and women's health rights in her state, focusing on supporting teenage mothers through her own initiative, Holding Hands, where she is President and Designer of Sex … Zoë is responsible for driving Vital Voices’ global approach to Leadership and Social Impact, to advance the organization’s mission. The LSI Department develops and manages holistic programs to advance women’s leadership and expand their social impact. LSI also lends its expertise and advice on best practices and subject matters including mentorship, entrepreneurship, and economic ... Jamira is a human rights defender, social good strategist, and the Founder of GenYNOT. Jamira participated in the 2018 HERlead Leadership Forum in New York, and was selected as a 2018 Global Leadership Awards Honoree, a 2018 VV100 member, and a 2017 VVLead Fellow. Learn more about her story from her Global …Vital Voices invests in women leaders solving the world’s greatest challenges. We are “venture catalysts,” identifying those with a bold vision for change and partnering with them to make that...A former Minister and Member of Parliament in Romania, Roxana Mînzatu currently serves as Secretary of State, working directly with the Prime Minister on optimizing and integrating public investment programs with the aim to accelerate development in key sectors lagging behind, such as water and waste water infrastructure or digitalization. As MP she …Diadji Diawara is actively working on expanding a program named Kàara in Mali. Kàara is a project that was first started to help low-income children access tutoring in Mali. Classes were held twice a week and offered students various subjects such as math, French, physics, chemistry, and English. This initiative was started during Diawara's high school …Jacintha Jayachandran is founder and Trustee of HopeWorks Foundation and has been working in various spheres to promote gender equality and equity. Through the work on her foundation and her professional career as a leadership and diversity & inclusion coach, she has impacted more than 50,000 women across India. Jacintha has traversed through … Dr. Van Coevorden introduced the Northwest community to Vital Voices Global Partnership in 2012. She is the Founder and Co-Chair of Vital Voices Northwest Council, formed in 2013. She has chaired major fundraisers for multiple Washington State charities, and serves on the Kindering Center board of directors, a not-for-profit neurodevelopmental ... Lina Khalifeh is the founder and owner of SheFighter, the first Self-Defense studio for women-only started in the Middle East and expanded to more than 35 countries. SheFighter is designed to empower women physically, mentally and emotionally through Self-Defense training. SheFighter has been working to achieve gender … Zoë is responsible for driving Vital Voices’ global approach to Leadership and Social Impact, to advance the organization’s mission. The LSI Department develops and manages holistic programs to advance women’s leadership and expand their social impact. LSI also lends its expertise and advice on best practices and subject matters including mentorship, entrepreneurship, and economic ... A coalition of Vital Voices staff were in attendance at the 67th UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW67) in New York City, which took place March 5-17. As a result of … Focus Areas. Angelina Spicer is a stand-up comedian, actress, and accidental activist. Spicer became an outspoken advocate for maternal mental health after her diagnosis and hospitalization of postpartum depression (PPD). The Postpartum Revolution’s mission is to educate women about the emotional and physical changes that motherhood brings. Christelle was selected as a 2019 WE Empower Awardee. Christelle Kwizera, 25, is a Rwandan mechanical engineer and social entrepreneur. In 2014, Christelle founded Water Access Rwanda, an award-winning innovative social enterprise offering tailor-made solutions in the field of collection, distribution and purification of water.VV Peace Fellowship. The Intergenerational Fellowship on Women, Peace and Security in South Central Europe, or Peace Fellowship, made possible by Voices Against Violence: The Gender-Based Violence Global Initiative (VAV), is a year-long program that supports emerging and established women leaders working to …Wai Wai Nu is a former political prisoner and the founder and Executive Director of the Women's Peace Network in Burma. She spent seven years as a political prisoner in Burma. Since her release from prison in 2012, Wai Wai has dedicated herself to working for democracy and human rights, particularly on behalf of marginalized …In 2020, Delfosse took part in Voz Vital Nicaragua’s mentoring program. ”I want to be a visionary leader that inspires and empowers girls and women to dream big and help them make those dreams come true.”. Isabelle Delfosse is the co-founder, director and head surf coach of the Sirenitas de Popoyo. In a male-dominant sport and male ...Feb 4, 2021 · Power to Empower: Violeta Bermúdez Laying the Groundwork for Equality. December 2020 – Violeta Bermúdez is a lawyer, diplomat, and constitutional expert known affectionately as the “RBG of Peru.” Throughout her career, she has worked in multiple different areas of governance, ranging from important positions within the Peruvian … Vital Voices Global Partnership is a non-governmental organization that invests in women leaders solving the world's greatest challenges. We are “venture catalysts,” identifying those with a ... Vital Voices provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Vital Voices complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in ... Smita Mankad has more than 27 years of experience spanning the corporate, social, and government sectors, in addition to a combination of grassroots-level work and board-level governance. These are unique combinations that give her an unparalleled perspective on both policy and implementation. As an independent consultant to retail, social, and craft …Isata is the Founder and Director of Voice of Women-SL (VoW-SL), an organization working to increase women's political participation and leadership, encourage women to vote and support a record number of women running for office in Sierra Leone. VoW-SL aims to increase political participation and leadership by building an intergenerational community …Sarah El Battouty is a global award winning architect with 18 years experience in the field of Green and Environmental Buildings and Sustainable Development. Sarah is the chairwoman and founder of one of Egypt's most unique Environmental Design, training and strategy companies, ECOnsult, which has achieved the highest …Aruna Vinodhkumar. 2022 Fellow. Senior Director of Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust. India. An alumnus of Stella Maris College, Madras University, India, Aruna holds a masters in Social Work with a specialization in community development and a graduation degree in Sociology. Most of her three decades of professional experience is with Bharatiya Yuva ...Vital Voices invests in women leaders solving the world’s greatest challenges. We are “venture catalysts,” identifying those with a bold vision for change and partnering with them to make that...Vital Voices Fellows are women leaders who work to strengthen democracy, increase economic opportunity and protect human rights in their countries and regions. Learn about their stories, …Mar 4, 2024 · The Vital Voices Global Fellowship will be a transformative program designed to empower women leaders working to solve the world’s greatest challenges. The inaugural cohort will unite 50 diverse women changemakers to build capacity and foster collaboration and cross-issue synergy. Participants in the …Christelle was selected as a 2019 WE Empower Awardee. Christelle Kwizera, 25, is a Rwandan mechanical engineer and social entrepreneur. In 2014, Christelle founded Water Access Rwanda, an award-winning innovative social enterprise offering tailor-made solutions in the field of collection, distribution and purification of water. Vital Voices provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Vital Voices complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in ... About Vital Voices Global Partnership is a non-profit founded on the simple idea that nations and communities cannot move forward without women’s voices in leadership positions. Read More Our Story Team Headquarters Partners Governance Careers Contact ...Duru Rose Amaka. 2022 Fellow. VV VISIONARIES. Nigeria. Amaka is the founder of Nwanyi Imo Reliance Resources, a food processing company with a focus on milling and packaging complex African foods. She is also the convener of Umunwanyi Imo, a platform through which she celebrates women who are doing exceptional work to make the world …Kawkab Al-Thaibani is a peace activist, women’s rights defender, and gender and communication expert in Yemen and the Middle East. Kawkab has led global and national strategies as well as research and analysis on economic empowerment, advocacy, gender, peace and security, and the Sustainable Development Goals, working with international … About Vital Voices Global Partnership is a non-profit founded on the simple idea that nations and communities cannot move forward without women’s voices in leadership positions. Overview. The WomenLead India fellowship program powered by Reliance Foundation and Vital Voices will drive an ambitious, urgent agenda for women’s leadership in India by investing in changemakers who are taking on the world’s greatest challenges and those who play a catalytic role towards the achievement of transformational economic ... Bold Movers is a two-month program that invests in women working toward gender equality advancing workplace inclusion, addressing challenges for working mothers and caregivers, and changing the cultural perceptions of women in society. Through the program, participants will build their confidence, empowering themselves to take on leadership ... In order to solve the climate emergency, we need intersectional solutions. That’s why Vital Voices and Women’s Earth Alliance came together to create a Climate and Gender Action Toolkit to provide leaders in all sectors the necessary tools, support, and networks to integrate climate and gender justice into their leadership practice. This ... Carrie is the Manager on the Issue Advocacy team at Vital Voices. In this role, she works on the coordination and implementation of VVEngage, a VV signature fellowship that supports female political leaders from around the globe. Prior to joining Vital Voices, Carrie graduated with her Master of Science in Foreign …When Boko Haram abducted 300 Chibok girls in 2014, Oby was one of the first to speak out. She co-founded the Bring Back Our Girls campaign, taking to the streets and galvanizing global calls for action. Even in the face of threats and intimidation from extremists, Oby refuses to remain silent. “We need a collaborative disruption of the ...Lilian Riziq, a social justice activist, is one of the prominent leaders in South Sudan's women's movement. She is the founder of a leading women organization, the South Sudan Women's Empowerment Network, which advocates for women's rights and inclusion in all decision-making levels. A former senior government official in South Sudan, Lilian … Zoë is responsible for driving Vital Voices’ global approach to Leadership and Social Impact, to advance the organization’s mission. The LSI Department develops and manages holistic programs to advance women’s leadership and expand their social impact. LSI also lends its expertise and advice on best practices and subject matters including mentorship, entrepreneurship, and economic ... A former Minister and Member of Parliament in Romania, Roxana Mînzatu currently serves as Secretary of State, working directly with the Prime Minister on optimizing and integrating public investment programs with the aim to accelerate development in key sectors lagging behind, such as water and waste water infrastructure or digitalization. As MP she …The Justice Institutes on Gender-Based Violence, a key component of the Voices Against Violence Initiative, is an interactive training program that promotes employing a holistic response – focused …Oksana Horbunova is a pioneering human rights activist in Ukraine. In the 1990s, she was working for the government when she discovered that an alarming number of women were disappearing. Oksana demanded that officials take notice and investigate. Her efforts ended up exposing human trafficking and she went on to create Ukraine's first counter ...Aline is also a board member of the LLWB – Lebanese League of Woman in Business and a successful candidate of the 2014 Vital Voices Fellowship Program. CEO and co-founder of FIG holding and owner and general manager of IIC sarl Beirut, Lebanon. A food passionate, Aline Kamakian began her career as an insurance broker at the age of 18 to put ...Since 1993, Mercy T. Annapoorani has been the Executive Director of Bloom Trust, an Indian women-led nonprofit focused on the health and community involvement of marginalized individuals. Growing up in rural India, Mercy has direct knowledge and understanding of the challenges and hardships rural women in India meet, from …Samar Minallah Khan is a Pakistani filmmaker, anthropologist and activist. She tells true stories about violence against women and the men who refuse to accept it. To tell these stories, Samar travels to dangerous environments – remote villages where prejudice is deeply entrenched and local notions of justice outrank human rights law.Puloma Chakrabarty is a Project Consultant at Central Square Foundation - a nonprofit organization, the mission of which is to create effective, scalable, and sustainable change in the school education system in India, ensuring that all children get equal access to learning opportunities with a focus on Foundational Literacy & Numeracy (under the National …Stephanie is a member of the Women’s Presidents Organization (WPO), serves on the board of LIFT, and is on the Washington, D.C. Council of Vital Voices Global Partnership. Previously, Stephanie was part of the start-up team at Citysearch, an online city guide; a consultant for media companies transitioning from print to online; a materials ...Vital Voices engages our Global Leadership Network each year through the Global Mentoring Walk, convening established and emerging women leaders to walk together in their communities. As they walk, each established leader guides, advises and supports an emerging leader as they discuss professional challenges and triumphs. Held on the same ...Global Network May 5, 2022. The Estée Lauder Companies is a proud partner of Vital Voices on the occasion of the opening of the new Global Headquarters for Women’s Leadership. Estée Lauder, the flagship brand of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., is thrilled to announce Vital Voices as the first program partner …Vital Voices is a reference book full of powerful members in their organization and what the women have done. Created during the Clinton Administration by Hillary Clinton and … Focus Areas. Angelina Spicer is a stand-up comedian, actress, and accidental activist. Spicer became an outspoken advocate for maternal mental health after her diagnosis and hospitalization of postpartum depression (PPD). The Postpartum Revolution’s mission is to educate women about the emotional and physical changes that motherhood brings. We talk with Hank Thomas, one of the 13 original Freedom Riders, who rode Greyhound and Trailways buses throughout the South to protest racial segregation. Thomas was on board the bus that was firebombed by a Ku Klux Klan-led mob on May 14, 1961, in Anniston, Alabama. A native of Jacksonville, Florida, Hank …Nidhi is a Visiting Faculty in architectural colleges in Delhi-NCR. Currently, she is also the Delhi-NCR head for Placemaking India. See Nidhi Batra on LinkedIn. Nidhi is a Development Practitioner with over 17 years of experience trained as an architect, environmental urban designer, and holds a postgraduate diploma in …Andeisha Farid spent her childhood living in refugee camps outside of Afghanistan. While living in the camps, Andeisha' s father taught her how to read and write, and at that young age of eleven, she decided that she was going to tutor other Afghani women and children who had no place to learn. While living in Pakistan, Andeisha got involved with a non …The Global Ambassadors Program, a Vital Voices and Bank of America partnership, is designed to provide mentorship opportunities for emerging women leaders. This effort builds on Vital Voices’ 25 years of global experience in training and mentoring women who practice transformative leadership to advance economic development and ...Jan 12, 2024 · One of Vital Voices’ network women, Alida Vicente, an activist and indigenous authority figure in Palin, Escuintla, Guatemala is at the forefront of the nationwide effort to support the democratic transition of power. She recounts the importance of indigenous leaders and women on the frontlines as they fight for democracy in Guatemala. Oksana Gorbunova is a leading human rights advocate who has dedicated much of her life to combating the trafficking of women and children in the Ukraine, Eastern Europe and throughout much of the world. Oksana has worked tirelessly to lobby her government to pass landmark anti-trafficking legislation and has helped others …Vital Voices is a global organization that empowers women leaders and promotes gender equality. Meet the staff, board, and advisors who work toward a future where gender equality is a …Kawkab Al-Thaibani is a peace activist, women’s rights defender, and gender and communication expert in Yemen and the Middle East. Kawkab has led global and national strategies as well as research and analysis on economic empowerment, advocacy, gender, peace and security, and the Sustainable Development Goals, working with international …May 5, 2022 · In this panel, Vital Voices showcased the work of the Voices Against Violence Initiative, and highlighted how everyone has a role to play—from governments who need to pass laws, implement them, and hold perpetrators accountable; to NGOs who work on service provision and prevention efforts, to the private sector. It's a human issue.Dr. Renita Dubey has over 18 years of experience in Academics and Industry; developing strategies to promote the mission of the organization; and build a strong team that creates Social Impact in the Clean Energy and Skill Development Sector. She is working with OORJAgram India as an Executive Director (Energy Management Services) and heads … An Educationalist with an M.A. in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages) from the School of Education, University of Leicester in England. Helen has served as the Director of Administration and Human Resources in the Rural Electrification Agency of Cameroon in Yaounde from 2000 to 2016. She has participated in various international leadership ... Isata is the Founder and Director of Voice of Women-SL (VoW-SL), an organization working to increase women's political participation and leadership, encourage women to vote and support a record number of women running for office in Sierra Leone. VoW-SL aims to increase political participation and leadership by building an intergenerational community … Vital Voices is excited to announce a groundbreaking initiative, the Vital Voices Global Fellowship, to empower women and ignite change. The fellowship will unite extraordinary women in the areas ... Saskia is a Mexican-American national who is currently studying a Master' s in Human Rights and Fundamental Principles and holds a Bachelor' s degree in Psychology. Currently, she is the President of the non-profit organization Reinserta, which she founded when she was 24 years old, in order to fight for a safer Mexico through its penitentiary system. …Vital Voices empowers women leaders in human rights, economic opportunity, political and public leadership, and leadership development. Learn about their signature programs, …Priti Patkar is a social worker who pioneered night shelters for at-risk children of prostituted women in India. Her organization, Prerana, offers kids - and their mothers - healthcare, education and vocational training. Priti opened her first childcare shelter more than 30 years ago, when she witnessed the cycle of exploitation that' s passed ...Smita Mankad has more than 27 years of experience spanning the corporate, social, and government sectors, in addition to a combination of grassroots-level work and board-level governance. These are unique combinations that give her an unparalleled perspective on both policy and implementation. As an independent consultant to retail, social, and craft …Christelle was selected as a 2019 WE Empower Awardee. Christelle Kwizera, 25, is a Rwandan mechanical engineer and social entrepreneur. In 2014, Christelle founded Water Access Rwanda, an award-winning innovative social enterprise offering tailor-made solutions in the field of collection, distribution and purification of water.Vital Voices empowers women leaders in human rights, economic opportunity, political and public leadership, and leadership development. Learn about their signature programs, …Heather Pinnock is the managing director and chief placemaker at Lucea Caribbean Ltd. Lucea is a boutique real estate development agency offering planning and project management with a focus on sustainability for tropical regions. Heather is a Jamaican professional with formal training in architecture, urban design, and …. 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