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Ukrainian hero Ruslana joins Women in the World

Ukrainian hero Ruslana joins Women in the World

Ukrainian pop star Ruslana Lyzhychko, who fearlessly rallied the crowd in Kiev’s Maidan Square, will join the fifth annual Women in the World Summit, April 3-5, at Lincoln Center in New York City. Ruslana has won various awards for her music but is now known around the world as the…
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Women in the World Summit 2014

Women in the World Summit 2014

THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 2014 THE DAVID H. KOCH THEATER 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM   OPENING PERFORMANCE: Camden Sophisticated Sisters Learn more: Watch the full performance.   TINA BROWN WELCOME Founder, Women in the World and CEO, Tina Brown Live Media Learn more: Watch Tina Brown’s full welcome.   CO-HOSTS:  “THE WOMAN I’M…
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Hillary Clinton and Christine Lagarde team up at Women in the World

Hillary Clinton and Christine Lagarde team up at Women in the World

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde are joining Tina Brown’s fifth annual Women in the World Summit. They will engage in a conversation together at Lincoln Center opening night, Thursday, April 3, moderated by Thomas L. Friedman of The New York Times. Tina Brown,…
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Madeleine Albright: Ukraine is a ‘basket case’

Madeleine Albright: Ukraine is a ‘basket case’

At Women in the World’s first event in Washington D.C., an impressive group of female powerhouses convened to discuss the ongoing crisis in the Ukraine, challenges facing women and girls around the world, and how to improve the lives of children in the capital’s own backward. Read a full recap…
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Women in the World 101

Women in the World 101

Women in the World is an annual summit launched in 2010 by Tina Brown, the British-born former editor in chief of Tatler, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Talk, Newsweek and The Daily Beast and author of The Diana Chronicles, a biography of the Princess of Wales. First held at New…
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Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee on when it’s good to get angry

Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee on when it’s good to get angry

On a fateful day in 2003, Leymah Gbowee gathered 2,500 women outside of dictator Charles Taylor’s executive mansion and spoke directly to the man who was behind a horrifying catalogue of atrocities, violence and rape. “The first time I saw a dead body I was 17,” remembered Gbowee. “At 31,…
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Women in the World 2014: Get your ticket!

Women in the World 2014: Get your ticket!

Join Tina Brown for the fifth annual celebration of inspiring women, with co-hosts Meryl Streep, Diane von Furstenberg, Laurene Powell Jobs, Flaurel English, Adele Ambrose, Mellody Hobson, Barbara Bush, Alyse Nelson, Maya L. Harris, Ambassador Melanne Verveer, and UN Women executive director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka. Hear stirring true stories that stretch from war zones to Washington, and learn how you too…
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