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A Report from Women in the World: Stories and Solutions Summit - Part 1

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marcia G. Yerman

At the Daily Beast's "Women in the World" conference last weekend the theme repeated and over was that "women's rights may exist on the books and in the law, but not on the street."

Sally Field Works With Vital Voices, Helps Women Leaders Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Each night this week, NBC Nightly News is highlighting the work of a celebrity and how they are making a difference. The series puts the spotlight on ...

"Vital Voices" Honors Andeisha Farid in Washington

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

I spoke to Andeisha Farid yesterday in Washington yesterday, who was pleased to have just met Michelle Obama. Hillary Clinton then spoke about her in...

Diane Von Furstenberg Celebrates Me ... I Mean Women

Mihal Freinquel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Mihal Freinquel

In celebration of International Women's Day, DVF was launching a compilation CD to benefit the NGO Vital Voices, an organization dedicated to empowering women worldwide.

The Goldman Sachs Investment You Haven't Heard About Yet

Dan Silverstein | Posted 10.16.2012 | Business
Dan Silverstein

Of all the possibilities this storied bastion of testosterone production might have selected, educating women entrepreneurs surely qualifies as one of the more astounding.

5 Ways Women Can Make Changes Across Generations

Emmie Twombly | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Emmie Twombly

The women of Vital Voices are defining success on their own terms in their own countries, organizations and families.

One Congolese Woman Uses Radio As A Weapon Against Rape

Kelly Nuxoll | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kelly Nuxoll

As newspapers crumble in the U.S., radio is flourishing in the Congo. It's not a tactic to keep the media in business, however; it's a weapon, and women are the unlikely ones wielding it.