In the News

The Women Of The Cambodian Spring
Aug 14

Cambodian parliamentarian and longtime Vital Voices Global Leadership Network member Mu Sochua shares her experiences on the campaign trail up through the July 28 election.

How to Start an Online Lingerie Store in the Middle East
Aug 13

Christopher Shroeder's book, Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East, explores the growth of women entrepreneurs in the Middle East.

When Liberian Child Soldiers Grow Up
Aug 05

The story of former child soldier Mary Goll, whose life was turned around, in part, by Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards honoree Rosana Schaack. 

Cambodian Opposition celebrates leader's return
Jul 17

Cambodian parliamentarian Mu Sochua speaks about the upcoming election and the pardon of Sam Rainsy, Opposition party leader.

Malala's Forgotten Sisters
Jul 12

Vital Voices 2012 honoree Samar Minallah Khan is featured in this Foreign Policy report on the forcible marrying off of young girls to settle family disputes.

Global Freedom Exchange: Final Days
Jul 02
The Global Freedom Exchange gets a big Texas welcome
Jun 27
Global Freedom Exchange Visits New York
Jun 26
Global Freedom Exchange - working to end child sex trafficking
Jun 19
Global Ambassadors Program: Brazil Days 3 & 4
Jun 14
Global Ambassadors Program: Brazil Day 1
Jun 11
Global Ambassadors Program This Week: Connecting Business Women in Brazil
Jun 10
A lesson from Cameroon in letting go of fear
May 23

Kah Walla, presidential candidate in Cameroon’s 2011 elections, shares her story of being kidnapped before the election and the lesson she drew from it about letting go of your fears.

Nigeria to host African Business Women's Advocacy Forum: Women's Leadership—Why Africa is Rising
May 20

Vital Voices and WIMBIZ will host the Supporting Public Advocacy for Regional Competitiveness (SPARC) Program to highlight businesswomen's advocacy for economic empowerment in Africa.

The Importance Of Women In The Boardroom: Q and A With Baroness Mary Goudie
May 20

Baroness Mary Goudie shares why she's working to increase the number of women in corporate boardrooms and raise awareness for gender equality and women’s rights.