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The Vital Voices Podcast highlights women leaders and changemakers from around the world. Hosted by Vital Voices President and CEO, Alyse Nelson, the Vital Voices Podcast provides a space for extraordinary women to be heard. To learn more about Vital Voices, visit www.VitalVoices.org. Follow us on Twitter (@VitalVoices), Instagram (@VitalVoices) and like us on Facebook (facebook.com/VitalVoices)! To support Vital Voices, text “PODCAST” to 41444 to donate.”

The Vital Voices Podcast highlights women leaders and changemakers from around the world. Hosted by Vital Voices President and CEO, Alyse Nelson, the Vital Voices Podcast provides a space for extraordinary women to be heard. To learn more about Vital Voices, visit www.VitalVoices.org. Follow us on Twitter (@VitalVoices), Instagram (@VitalVoices) and like us on Facebook (facebook.com/VitalVoices)! To support Vital Voices, text “PODCAST” to 41444 to donate.”
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The Vital Voices Podcast highlights women leaders and changemakers from around the world. Hosted by Vital Voices President and CEO, Alyse Nelson, the Vital Voices Podcast provides a space for extraordinary women to be heard. To learn more about Vital Voices, visit www.VitalVoices.org. Follow us on Twitter (@VitalVoices), Instagram (@VitalVoices) and like us on Facebook (facebook.com/VitalVoices)! To support Vital Voices, text “PODCAST” to 41444 to donate.”

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@vitalvoices

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English

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2024460508


Episodes

Education Reformer Kiran Bir Sethi

1/8/2019
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Join Vital Voices President & CEO Alyse Nelson as she sits down with Kiran Bir Sethi, founder of the Riverside School and one of our 2018 Global Leadership Award Honorees, on a recent trip to India for our VVLead program. Music Credit: On My Way Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:13:35

Finalists of the WE Empower UN SDG Challenge

12/25/2018
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Join Vital Voices President & CEO Alyse Nelson as she sits down with the five finalists for the first-ever WE Empower UN SDG Challenge, a global business competition for women entrepreneurs who are advancing the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The finalists were: - Habiba Ali, Founder, Managing Director, and CEO of Sosai Renewable Energies (Nigeria) - Marta del Rio Villaneuva, Founder and CEO of Wasi Organics (Peru) - Hadeel Mustafa Anabtawi, Founder of The Alchemist Lab (Jordan) -...

Duration:00:18:35

Voices of Solidarity Honoree Alex Prout

12/11/2018
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Vital Voices COO Alvin Allgood sits down with Alex Prout, one of our 2018 Voices of Solidarity honorees and chair of the Vital Voices Solidarity Council, to discuss Alex's work fighting gender-based violence, his experience advocating for his daughter, Chessy, and how men and boys can become allies in the fight against sexual assault. Alex is the father of Chessy Prout, author of the book I Have the Right To: A High School Survivor's Story of Sexual Assault, Justice, and Hope. Please be...

Duration:00:27:45

The Giving Tuesday Special with Jennifer Silberman, Maria Gabriela Hoch, and Drew Ginsburg

11/27/2018
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Happy Giving Tuesday! In this episode, Vital Voices CEO Alyse Nelson sits down with three incredible women who are using their power to empower and leveraging their platform to give back: Jennifer Silberman, Vice President of Corporate Responsibility at Target and President of the Target Foundation; Maria Gabriela Hoch, Founder of the Vital Voices chapter in Argentina; and Drew Ginsburg, Founder and CEO of the high-end jewelry line DYLANLEX. On this Giving Tuesday, consider donating to...

Duration:00:19:32

Anti-Trafficking Activist Samantha Inesta

11/13/2018
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Join Vital Voices CEO Alyse Nelson as she sits down with Samantha Inesta, a Global Freedom Exchange fellows and Founder and Executive Director of BeaSister2aSister, an aftercare program for survivors of human trafficking and domestic violence.

Duration:00:18:51

Actress and Activist Sally Field

10/30/2018
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Join Vital Voices President and CEO Alyse Nelson as she interviews actress, activist, and Vital Voices Board Member Sally Field at the launch party for her new memoir "In Pieces". Special thank you to Donna and Mack McLarty for hosting the event at their home.

Duration:00:18:09

Economist and Refugee Activist Rouba Mhiassen

9/5/2018
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In honor of World Refugee Day, take a listen to Vital Voices President & CEO Alyse Nelson as she sits down with Syrian-Lebanese economist, activist, and community mobilizer Rouba Mhiassen, a VVLead Fellow and Founder of Sawa for Development and Aid. (2018)

Duration:00:17:46

The Crisis in Nicaragua with Social Entrepreneur and Activist Xiomara Diaz

9/5/2018
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Vital Voices President & CEO speaks with VV Network leader and business owner Xiomara Diaz about the developing crisis in Nicaragua. (2018)

Duration:00:17:10

Anti-FGM Activist Oumie Sissokho

9/5/2018
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Vital Voices partner and longtime FGM/C activist, Oumie Sissokho sits down with Vital Voices Human Rights staff in Sierra Leone. (2018)

Duration:00:18:24

Anti-Trafficking Activist Sunitha Krishnan

9/5/2018
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Listen in as Vital Voices President & CEO, Alyse Nelson, sits down with 2011 Global Leadership Awards Honoree Sunitha Krishnan, a fierce activist combating commercial sexual exploitation in India. (2018)

Duration:00:47:28

Cameroonian Politician, Entrepreneur and Activist Kah Walla

9/5/2018
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Listen in as Vital Voices President, Alyse Nelson, sits down with 2015 Global Leadership Awards Honoree Kah Walla. Kah is a leader in public live, an entrepreneur, and an activist out of Cameroon. (2018)

Duration:00:27:45

Social Entrepreneur and Activist Nadya Okamoto

9/5/2018
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Listen in as Vital Voices President, Alyse Nelson, sits down with VVLead Fellow, Founder and Executive Director of PERIOD, Nadya Okamoto. In addition to being a former HERlead Fellow, Nadya recently finished a hard fought, historic campaign for Cambridge, MA City Council. (2017)

Duration:00:19:19

Attorney and Entrepreneur Jessica Hubley

9/5/2018
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Vital Voices President & CEO, Alyse Nelson, sits down with VVLead Fellow, CEO of AnnieCannons, Inc, Jessica Hubley. (2017)

Duration:00:14:15

Throwback: Saudi Women's Rights Activist Manal Al Sharif

8/24/2018
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On Sept. 26, the Saudi Arabian government formally announced that it would lift a ban on women driving. One of the trailblazing activists who helped spark the movement to overturn the ban is longtime Vital Voices Network leader and 2012 Global Leadership Award Honoree, Manal al-Sharif. Listen in on this exclusive throwback podcast with Manal that followed her iconic 2011 arrest.

Duration:00:55:37

Filmmaker and Human Rights Activist Samar Minallah Khan

8/24/2018
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Vital Voices President & CEO, Alyse Nelson, sits down with VVLead Ambassador, activist & filmmaker, Samar Minallah Khan.

Duration:00:18:13

Social Entrepreneur Andrea Garcia Lopez

8/24/2018
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Vital Voices President & CEO, Alyse Nelson, sits down with Andrea Garcia Lopez, VVLead Fellow & CEO of PROtrash. (2017)

Duration:00:17:38

Prison Reform Advocate Saskia Niño de Rivera

8/24/2018
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Vital Voices President & CEO, Alyse Nelson, sits down with Saskia Nino De Riveria, President of the non-profit organization Reinserta. (2017)

Duration:00:25:48

Youth Advocate and Activist Jamira Burley

8/24/2018
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Listen in as Vital Voices President, Alyse Nelson, sits down with human rights defender, social good strategist, and Founder of GenYNOT, Jamira Burley. (2017)

Duration:00:16:37