Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is an Academy and Emmy Award winning filmmaker. In the past 15 years, she has made over a dozen multi award winning films
Dr. Bernice R. Sandler is a visionary and pioneer for gender equality in education. She is widely known as the “Godmother of Title IX”.
Beatrix Ost is an accomplished sculptor and painter, film producer, screenwriter, actress and author.
Drew Barrymore is an American actress, author, director, model and producer. She is an Ambassador for the World Food Programme, UNICEF, and Red Cross.
Shakti is a pioneer in the field of personal development. She is a best-selling author, internationally renowned teacher of consciousness, and co-founder of New World Library Publishing Company.
Eve Ensler is the author of The Vagina Monologues, and the creator of One Billion Rising, the biggest mass action to end violence against women in human history.
Aung San Suu Kyi is one of the world’s most renowned human rights activists. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 for her non-violent struggle for democracy and human rights.
Ashley Graham is an internationally-known body activist, model and entrepreneur. As a role model and body activist, Ashley is regularly invited to speak at numerous high schools and girls’ groups about body image, self-acceptance and female empowerment.
Sue Kreitzman says: “I’m an artist, a curator, a collector, an obsessive about many things, 70 years old (the years just snuck up on me) drenched in colour and wild enthusiasm and constantly thinking and living outside the box. In fact I could never even find the box.”
Shakira is an international pop star who began her own foundation when she was 18 years old. This video is the story behind The Barefoot Foundation, Shakira’s Educational Charity for Children.