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Kate Roberts

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Davos 2013: A Jumping-Off Point for Young Leaders to Address Girls' and Women's Health

(0) Comments | Posted January 24, 2013 | 9:44 AM

Yesterday, I had a brief glimpse into what it must feel like to be a Bond girl.

I had just arrived in Switzerland for the 2013 World Economic Forum, yet rather than calmly entering Davos, I found myself leaping from a moving Alpine train in heels, with my luggage...

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What If Mark Zuckerberg Were Born A Girl In Rwanda?

(55) Comments | Posted March 6, 2012 | 2:16 PM

On Thursday, March 8, Facebook users around the world will be celebrating International Women's Day and its 2012 theme, "Connecting Girls, Inspiring Futures."

It's a fitting outlet in which to celebrate, because the story of Facebook exemplifies precisely why the global community needs to invest in young minds...

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"Wait, My Snow Boots Are at Coat Check": The REAL Survival Guide to Davos

(1) Comments | Posted January 23, 2012 | 2:54 PM

At the 1984 Winter Olympics, Jayne Torvill proved to the world that a British gal could navigate her way across ice -- and the global stage -- with grace and balance.

I pray that I won't squander her legacy this week.

I've just arrived in blistery Davos, Switzerland for...

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