Compensation Marriages remain in Pakistan's northwest
The practice of "swara"—giving away women as punishment for their families—remains an option for settling village disputes in tribal areas.
VVGROW Fellow tapped for trade negotiations with Nigeria
Congratulations to VVGROW fellow Jillian Usagi for being selected by President Uhuru Kenyatta to be one of 10 business leaders spearheading trade negotiations with Nigeria.
Dreaming in India
It’s hard to convince India’s roughly 600 million women to expect greater freedom and empowerment unless they see examples of it.
Celebrating Girls and ICT: The Great Equalizer in Global Development
Working for Women
Vital Voices Co-Founder and Chair Emeritus Melanne Verveer in The Washington Post's "On Leadership" series.
The Lotus of SoHo Comes Home
Former Global Ambassador mentee Mo Hom takes her successful clothing boutique out of NYC's SoHo and back to her home country of Myanmar.
Holly Smith, Author of Walking Prey and Sex Trafficking Survivor, Shares Advice and Her Story
Memories of Mexico
On Mentoring | Milagro Lopez Sanabria
On Mentoring | Hema Vallabh
Ending all Violence Against Women Worldwide
Global Ambassadors Program: Mexico Days 4-5
45 Cities Walk to Empower Women
Vital Voices' Global Mentoring Walks united women in 30 countries including actress Sally Field to celebrate women's leadership and support young professionals.
On Mentoring | Ana Cristina Lopez & Diana Figueroa