Lea en español (traducido por Google) *** Lisez en français (traduit par Google)Zaineb Salbi, an Iraqi American writer, activist, and social entrepreneur, is co-founder and Women for Women International. “We can’t see the injustice of women accounting for two-thirds of those living in severe poverty and not do something about it. Strong women lead to strong nations and helping women lift themselves out of poverty is one of the most efficient and practical investments. Women’s issues must be an integral part of this Summit.” Read the press release.
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What Zainab has to say about “Women, wartime and the dream of peace” (TEDGlobal 2010)
“One year of the world’s military spending equals 700 years of the U.N. budget and equals 2,928 years of the U.N. budget allocated for women.” — Zainab Salbi