Mary O’Grady continues to conflate the roles of many rebuilding organizations working in Haiti and continues to ascribe decision-making power to both President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton where it never existed (
Wazia Chawala is a lead farmer and demonstration plot owner in the Kililo district of the Iringa region of Tanzania. As a single mother of 7 children, Wazia relies on her agricultural produce to feed her family and as her primary source of income.
Lustia Nkhoma is a role model for women and girls in Malawi, and a leader in agricultural development.
Nkirote Koome, 27, is a program officer with the Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI), based in Nairobi, Kenya, and supports landscape restoration programs in Kenya and Ethiopia.
At age 11, our youngest Ceiling Breaker Jodi Evans is an inspirational role model for young girls and children's health activists. Jodi is one of the most vocal and passionate members for children's health in her community of Bowie, Maryland.
In celebration of International Women’s Day, we recognize that while progress has been made when it comes to the full participation of women and girls, the truth is, we’re not there yet when it comes to gender equality around the world.