In the News

Thank You, Secretary Clinton
Jan 13

Natalie Pace's column applauds Secretary Clinton's track record on integrating women's issues into U.S. foreign policy. 

The Internationalization of Women's Issues
Jan 08

Alyse Nelson quoted in The New York Times, "I believe these women are the vanguard of a new era of global leadership."

New Feminism Tears Down Walls in Brazil
Jan 04

2010 Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards honoree Panmela Castro is profiled in IPS for her groundbreaking graffiti art and advocacy to end violence against women.

Global Leadership Network members pay it forward at the 2012 Global Mentoring Walk
Dec 20
TIME Person of the Year Runner-Up: Malala Yousafzai, the Fighter
Dec 19

"Malala’s classmates were already brave. She has made them, and girls all over the world, braver still."

Helping Women Leaders Around the Globe Reach Their Full Potential
Dec 11

Julie Fasone Holder reflects on her Global Ambassadors Program experience in India: "All around the world there is a momentum among women that is undeniable."

2012 ANNpower Grant Recipients launch projects across the United States
Dec 07
Sec. of State Hillary Clinton Hosts Second International Council on Women's Business Leadership Meeting to Support Women in Business
Nov 29

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton welcomed world leaders to Washington, D.C. for the second International Council on Women's Business Leadership meeting.

GLAMOUR Women of the Year Awards honors Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy
Nov 15

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, director of the Academy Award-winning film "Saving Face" won a Glamour WOTY Award last Monday night in NYC.

All It Takes Is a Walk in the Park
Nov 12

Global Ambassador Geraldine Laybourne: "If mentoring has taught me one thing it is this: our investments in young women today will yield the next generation of inspiring leaders tomorrow."

Ambassador Melanne Verveer visits Azerbaijan and Georgia to Promote Gender Equality
Nov 05

U.S Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues and Vital Voices' Chair Emeritus Melanne Verveer will be in Azerbaijan and Georgia this week promoting gender equality.

Vital Voices' Kátia Ferreira in Brazilian Fashion Newspaper Finíssimo
Nov 01

Vital Voices' Kátia Ferreira discusses her business and her experiences with Vital Voices in Brazilian fashion newspaper Finíssimo.

Congolese doctor who worked with rape victims survives murder attempt
Oct 26

Vital Voices "Men's Voices" honoree and Nobel peace prize nominee Dr. Denis Mukwege was nearly gunned down yesterday in his home.

Days 4-5 Mumbai, Global Ambassadors in India
Oct 25
Vital Voices El Salvador Hosts First Congress of Women and Men Entrepreneurs
Oct 22

Vital Voices' first mixed symposium to discuss the evolution of Latin American women in the workforce held last week in El Salvador