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Better Angels - a new podcast for the activist spirit

Up For School | Posted 11.03.2016 | Impact
Up For School

By Sarah Brown, President of Theirworld and Executive Chair of the Global Business Coalition for Education There does seem to be a big need for some ...

Every child deserves the Best Start to create the brightest future

Up For School | Posted 10.06.2016 | Education
Up For School

By Sarah Brown, President of Theirworld   Five things are needed as part of a child's basic care: good nutrition, health care, learning, play and ...

Restoring Dignity and Hope Through Education

Up For School | Posted 05.19.2016 | Education
Up For School

By Sarah Brown, President of Theirworld and Executive Chair of the Global Business Coalition for Education When a crisis on the scale of Syria's conf...

A Letter to all Vulnerable Girls Growing up in This World

Mariéme Jamme | Posted 03.08.2016 | Women
Mariéme Jamme

As we prepare to celebrate International Women's Day this week on March 8th all over the world, I thought to write this personal letter to you. Hopefully, you will have access to the Internet to read it soon or when you grow up like me and become a total tech connoisseur, you will Google it.

Rewriting the Code for Girls

Up For School | Posted 03.04.2016 | Education
Up For School

We have arrived at a moment that can change forever gender stereotyping for a generation of young women.

A Vogue Editor Names Her Favorite Beauty Experts

Ada Polla | Posted 01.13.2016 | Style
Ada Polla

It is a rare, precious occurrence to be able to sit down with the former beauty editor of Vogue, and was one of my highlights of 2015. I don't get ton...

Guys and Dolls: A Classic Contender at the Savoy

Carla Escoda | Posted 12.15.2015 | Arts
Carla Escoda

"I got the horse right here" is the flimflam lyric that opens Frank Loesser's immortal Guys and Dolls, now in previews at London's intimate, yet grand, Savoy Theatre. This production proved a knockout at the Chichester Festival Theatre, directed by Gordon Greenberg.

Giving Young Women a Fair -- and Healthy -- Chance

Dr. Mark Dybul | Posted 11.23.2014 | Impact
Dr. Mark Dybul

In the end, it is education and health that will determine if an adolescent girl becomes a woman with equal opportunity. And now we have data to help us to shift to a holistic approach to bring the two together in development programs.

The Global Search for Education: Teacher Education

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.08.2014 | Education
C. M. Rubin

"The 21st century "movement" refers to the redefining of the goals of education and how learning is organized in order to meet the demands of the 21st...

The Importance of #IamMalala on November 10th

Adam Braun | Posted 01.08.2013 | Impact
Adam Braun

The voices of the people are what has always forced leaders to change course. This will be demonstrated when we call upon the president of Pakistan to create a cohesive plan to bring millions into school. The journey does not end there, but it is a meaningful step towards progress.

Let's Celebrate International Day of the Girl

Cecilia Attias | Posted 12.11.2012 | Women
Cecilia Attias

While we celebrate International Day of the Girl, let's take action to make sure everyone -- governments, businesses, parents and teachers -- is aware of and ready to nurture the formidable talents and capacities and potential of girls.

Kathleen Miles

PHOTOS: The Life Of Sarah Brown, 'Wife Of Prime Minister'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 04.13.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The first time she spoke in public, she was so nervous she passed out. "I put my head in my hands and tumbled onto the floor," said Sar...

Bond Girls: Building Backbone At The 2011 WIE Symposium

Gerit Quealy | Posted 11.23.2011 | Women
Gerit Quealy

"Men and women network differently... Men get down to business; know why they're there," Poku explained, whereas women like to "understand, acknowledge, trust, and share."

Sarah Brown Talks Fearlessness And What Matters Most At WIE 2011

Posted 05.03.2012 | Women

Philanthropist Sarah Brown, a co-host of this year's WIE Symposium, has devoted much of her adult life to helping other women. She is Patron of The W...

Breaking the Venture Ceiling

Jack Hidary | Posted 11.14.2011 | Women
Jack Hidary

The WIE conference comes at a critical point for women in leadership, and I hope it can encourage more women to join the top ranks of startups, angel groups and venture firms.

WIE 2011: Connecting With the Next Generation of Women Leaders

Arianna Huffington | Posted 10.24.2011 | Women
Arianna Huffington

This year's WIE Symposium (Women: Inspiration & Enterprise) promises to be even better than last year's, with an amazing lineup of speakers, honorees, and participants all sharing our ideas, our experiences, and our desire to help make life better for women around the world.

Lessons in Modern Womanhood From the World and His Wife

Christina Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Christina Patterson

So, now we know what you need to be the most powerful woman in the world. It's really very simple. What you need to be is a wife.

Sarah Brown, Arianna Huffington & Donna Karan Walk Into a Room...

Zandile Blay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Zandile Blay

Sarah Brown, Arianna Huffington and Donna Karan walk into a room. If you are anything like me, besides the urge to ask for a job, the next most natura...

WIE Need You

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Arianna Huffington

The WIE Symposium is a collection of women coming together to share our ideas, our experiences -- and above all our passionate determination to play a part in making life better for other women around the world.

Maternal Mortality in Afghanistan: A Way Forward

Rahim Kanani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rahim Kanani

Afghanistan is now ranked second worst in the world when it comes to maternal mortality. But there is hope on the horizon.

Gordon Brown Is 'Surprisingly Romantic,' Sarah Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

While Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi will be busy emailing all of his girlfriends on Valentine's Day, the British first couple will probably...

Why My Fashion For Relief Shows in New York and London Are For the Mothers and Babies of Haiti

Naomi Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Naomi Campbell

Giving life should not be a death sentence for women. I look forward to visiting Haiti to witness how the funds we are raising are helping to make a difference.

Sarah Brown's Cleavage-y Gown: Too Hot To Handle? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

In a departure from her usually staid style, wife of Prime Minister Gordon Brown looked stunning at the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women Of The Year Awards...

Near Slips & Wardrobe Malfunctions Of 2009 (NSFW PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

There was no shortage of sheer, thin and ill-fitting dresses in 2009, which led to plenty of NSFW red carpet moments, some more intentional than other...

Sarah Brown's Pillbox Hat: Love It Or Lose It? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Sarah Brown, wife of British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, attended the State Opening of Parliament on Wednesday in a tiny pillbox hat. The dress code ...