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Checking in with the brave and inspiring women in our Global Leadership Network. Take a look at what they’re up to:


Karla Ruiz Cofino | Guatemala

2015 Global Leadership Awards Honoree, Karla Ruiz Cofino, has been nominated for a Creativity & Innovation Manager of the Year award.

Jalila Haider | Pakistan

Human Rights lawyer and #VVLead fellow Jalila Haider named as a “Hazara woman defying the odds” in the Pakistan Tribute!

Josefina Urzaiz | Mexico/USA

Josefina Urzaiz, former Global Ambassadors Mentee, joined Vital Voices President & CEO, Alyse Nelson, on stage at Womens_Forum Mexico this month. 

Amanda Gorman | USA

Former HERlead Fellow, Amanda Gorman, was recently featured in the New York Times, outlining how she managed to become the Nation’s First Youth Poet Laureate.