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IJM President Gary Haugen Speaks Out on Kidnappings of Nigerian Schoolgirls

IJM President Gary Haugen Speaks Out on Kidnappings of Nigerian Schoolgirls
     

Over a month ago, terrorists from the militant group Boko Horam kidnapped more than 200 girls from a Nigerian school. In the last weeks, people around the world, including the U.S. and … Read entire article »

 

Holly Robinson Peete Joins Women Nationwide for Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Week

Holly Robinson Peete Joins Women Nationwide for Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Week
     

In the week leading up to Mother’s Day — a day of rest for moms — thousands of women across the country put on their hard hats and strapped on their tool … Read entire article »

 

Don’t Be Fooled By Their Size: 3 Young People Who Are Changing The World

Don’t Be Fooled By Their Size: 3 Young People Who Are Changing The World
     

Young people should be at the forefront of global change and innovation. Empowered, they can be key agents for development and peace. If, however, they are left on society’s margins, all of … Read entire article »

 

GRAMMY Award Winner Pharrell Teams Up With UN Foundation to Celebrate International Happiness Day

GRAMMY Award Winner Pharrell Teams Up With UN Foundation to Celebrate International Happiness Day
     

What better way to celebrate International Happiness Day than with a little does of “Happy” spread by Pharrell Williams? International Happiness Day was established in 2012 by the United Nations General Assembly. The … Read entire article »

 

Support Born This Way Foundation and Win an Intimate Family Dinner with Lady Gaga

Support Born This Way Foundation and Win an Intimate Family Dinner with Lady Gaga
     

The “Goddess of Love,” Lady Gaga has teamed up with our pals over at Prizeo to do something for her fans she’s never done before. By making a small donation to Gaga’s … Read entire article »

 

International Women’s Day: Inspiring Change

International Women’s Day: Inspiring Change
     

On March 8, 1910, the world celebrated the first International Women’s Day. Every year since, March 8 has been set aside as a day to celebrate the social, political and economic achievements … Read entire article »

 

Join End It Movement and Shine a Light on Slavery on Feb. 27

Join End It Movement and Shine a Light on Slavery on Feb. 27
     

27 million men, women and children live in slavery around the world today. From factories to brothels and the street corner — these 27 million have no voice. But you can be … Read entire article »

 

Break the chain of violence – Rise, Release, Dance!

Break the chain of violence – Rise, Release, Dance!
     

Last year on Valentine’s Day, one billion people in 207 countries rose and danced to demand an end to the violence against women and girls. Today, women and men everywhere are called … Read entire article »

 

The Locust Effect: How Violence Plagues the Poor

The Locust Effect: How Violence Plagues the Poor
     

The locusts of everyday violence have been allowed to swarm unabated in the developing world. And they are laying waste to the hope of the poor. – Gary A. Haugen and Victor … Read entire article »

 

Super Bowl XLVIII and Sex Trafficking

Super Bowl XLVIII and Sex Trafficking
     

Let’s talk about the Super Bowl. And sex. Let’s talk about the Super Bowl and sex trafficking. According do the Blue Campaign, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security program for public education about … Read entire article »