Women in the World
Friday, March 12, 2010
Everyone loves a little inspiration...
This weekend, don't miss The Daily Beast's power-packed three-day summit, Women in the World. The event will showcase the stories of outstanding women leaders fighting sex trafficking, child marriage, and other challenges holding back women and girls and you can watch on thedailybeast.com.
The three days promise to provide provocative political discussion, dramatic presentations, and fiery debate, including such terrific participants as former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright; Thomas L. Friedman; Katie Couric; Meryl Streep; Prajwala founder and anti-trafficking activist Sunitha KrishNan; Chouchou Namegabe, the Congolese anti-rape activist and journalist; Kakenya Ntaiya, the founder of girls' schools in Kenya; Afghan women's activist Suraya Pakzad; Barbara Walters; Christiane Amanpour; French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde; Nora Ephron; Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett, former British first lady and human-rights lawyer Cherie Blair; and many, many more.
For more information: thedailybeast.com