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February 25, 2015

On March 8th, join us and thousands of women in the Vital Voices Global Leadership Network to celebrate International Women’s Day with our signature event—the  Global Mentoring Walk. Read More


February 19, 2015   /  By Caroline Lentupuru, 2014 VV Lead Fellow

My approach to ending gender-based violence is unique in that it is grass roots. The model is based on the development of peer support systems.  Read More


February 12, 2015   /  By Kirthi Jayakumar, 2015 VVLead Fellow

When I learned that a close friend had gone through FGM, I decided to dedicate my life to fighting the practice and changing its perception as an acceptable cultural norm. Read More

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#VVLead fellow @elsamariedsilva founded @pinthecreep to help identify and protect against #sexualharassment. #endVAW #HerDay2015

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RT @BofA_News: This #IWD2015 we're teaming up w/@RED & @VitalVoices to host #GlobalAmbassadors #AfricaWomenLead. Learn more: http://t.co/59…

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