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April 17, 2015

Perspectives on India’s Daughter, a provocative documentary about the 2012 Delhi gang rape of Jyoti Singh, from three members of our Vital Voices Global Leadership Network working to advance rights for women and girls in India. Read More


April 15, 2015   /  By Jane Anyango Odongo, 2014 VVLead Fellow

I longed for a way to unite and engage women in my community in this peace process. Based upon my experience playing sports during my school days, I came up with an idea to use sports to promote healing and tolerance.  Read More


April 09, 2015   /  By Emma Hersh, Senior Program Manager, Global Programs

Sport as a methodology for building development and peace is one of many tactics that Fellows within VVLead employ as they strive to create a more peaceful and prosperous world for women and girls.          Read More

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