Melissa Harris-Perry honors her “Foot Soldier” of the week, Uraidah Hassani, the Founder and Executive Director of The Women Worldwide Initiative, who uses her organization to help mentor young women in East New York in the Young Women Rock! Mentorship Program.
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Kate Otto, public health professional and Huffington Post Contributor, features our Founder’s reflections on balancing the power of online tools with the irreplaceable impact of human interaction on the blog for her upcoming book, Everyday Ambassador: Changing the World Starts with Changing Yourself. Read “Young Women Rock!: Mentorship for Social Change.”
Peace x Peace
Peace x Peace – an international organization that lifts and multiplies women’s voices, strengthens women’s capacity to connect across divides, promotes leadership and gender equity – featured our Founder and Executive Director Uraidah Hassani’s article about the work of The Women Worldwide Initiative in their Voices from the Frontlines publication, which provides first-person accounts of how women are building cultures of peace around the world. Read “Connecting, Inspiring and Educating Women and Girls.”