This evening, Thandie Newton was the recipient of ”The Voice of a Woman 2013″ award for her tireless work on the “One Billion Rising” campaign to prevent violence against women and girls.
Voice of a Woman organization’s mission is to inspire and empower the next generation of women to realize their full potential. The “Women As Agents of Social Change” programs provide coaching by positive role models who help young women understand how they can have an impact on society.
The evening also celebrated the incredible work carried out by Dr. Scilla Elworthy, who received the “Lifetime Achievement Award.”
What an inspirational evening!
A VOICE OF A WOMAN SALUTE to Dr. Scilla Elworthy and Thandie Newton winners of this years VOICE OF A WOMAN AWARDS. pic.twitter.com/ewsMmFBZtu
— VOICE OF A WOMAN (@vowmagazine) July 3, 2013
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