106 episodes

The Vital Voices Podcast highlights women leaders and change-makers 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)! You can also donate to Vital Voices by texting VITAL to 41444.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0, 23 Ratings

The Vital Voices Podcast highlights women leaders and change-makers 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)! You can also donate to Vital Voices by texting VITAL to 41444.

    Voices of Resilience: Amanda Nguyen on Creating Rights and the Increase of GBV in COVID

    Voices of Resilience: Amanda Nguyen on Creating Rights and the Increase of GBV in COVID

    After survivor and activist Amanda Nguyen learned her rape kit could be destroyed even if the statute of limitations on her case hadn’t yet been reached, she took action. That action led her to create RISE – an organization dedicated to helping ordinary citizens pen their own rights into laws.

    To learn more about RISEU’s Survivor Safe Haven or to provide flyers in your business or organization, visit https://www.risenow.us/covid

    • 24 min
    Voices of Resilience: Gary Barker on Systemic Changes to End Gender-Based Violence

    Voices of Resilience: Gary Barker on Systemic Changes to End Gender-Based Violence

    Vital Voices' Solidarity Council member and Promundo founder Gary Barker joined Alyse Nelson for this episode of Voices of Resilience to discuss ways the COVID-19 pandemic impacts gender based violence and gender roles, and the changes we need to make long-term to end gender based violence. Tune in.

    • 25 min
    Voices of Resilience: California Governor Chief of Staff Ann O’Leary on Leading through Crisis

    Voices of Resilience: California Governor Chief of Staff Ann O’Leary on Leading through Crisis

    Honored to be joined by Ann O’Leary, Chief of Staff for California Governor Gavin Newsom, on our #VoicesofResilience podcast today! Tune in to hear her first-hand perspective on leading through #COVIDー19, how #California is working through the pandemic and the crucial qualities leaders demonstrate in crisis. Subscribe now.

    • 23 min
    Women Leading at Every Level: Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Leadership in COVID-19

    Women Leading at Every Level: Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Leadership in COVID-19

    "A leader doesn’t have to be a president or prime minister, it’s someone with courage & strength." Global Leadership Awards honoree and GAVI Board Chair Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala joined Vital Voices’ CEO Alyse Nelson for an honest conversation on the women front-line workers and political giants showing leadership during the COVID crisis, and the ways women are impacted. Tune in now!

    • 26 min
    Voices of Resilience | Neysara on Pride Month and Transgender Rights in India

    Voices of Resilience | Neysara on Pride Month and Transgender Rights in India

    This Pride Month, Transgender India founder Neysara joined Alyse Nelson to discuss the struggle transgender people in India go through to not only come out and become their authentic selves, but to be considered human by their families, their communities and their governments.

    Please note, this episode includes content that may be triggering for some listeners.

    • 27 min
    Voices of Resilience: Heidy Quah on Supporting the Refugee Population During Pandemic

    Voices of Resilience: Heidy Quah on Supporting the Refugee Population During Pandemic

    The COVID pandemic restricts already limited resources and opportunities for refugees and migrants. This Refugee Awareness Month, learn more by turning into this Voices of Resilience episode, where Global Freedom Exchange Fellow Heidy Quah sat down with Alyse Nelson to discuss how she’s getting food, housing, protection and more to refugees throughout the crisis.

    • 16 min

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23 Ratings

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