When my husband Peter and I started our work leading the NoVo Foundation in 2006, we envisioned a mission that fosters a world based on collaboration and partnership, away from our current systems of domination and exploitation. Read more.
As we near the year 2015 and review our progress toward the Millennium Development Goals, we can see that, despite sweeping progress in certain areas such as primary education and public health, one significant gap remains: Broad inequalities persist between the rich and poor, and most notably between the richest males and the poorest females.
The disparity is staggering.
Even here in the United States, education and equality are vital in progress and advancement for girls. Here, I share my thoughts on why it is important for all of us to stand up and get involved this Malala Day. Read more.