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An Artist, an Athlete and a Diplomat Fight for Gender Equality

What do World Cup champion Abby Wambach, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jewel, and Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations Lakshmi Puri have in common? Each of them is a fighter in the struggle for gender equality and has overcome stacked odds to become a 21st-century champion for change. Each spoke with VOA after a Foundation for Gender Equality event at the UN last week. Lakshmi Puri, assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director of...

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