Secretary Clinton shows deep concern for Benghazi consulate families

Secretary Clinton shows deep concern for Benghazi consulate families

WNN Breaking (WNN) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES: Testifying before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and later before the House Foreign Affairs Committee about the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton broke down in a show of emotion, concern and empathy for the families from the Benghazi consulate who […]

U.S. Sec of State Hillary Clinton eager to get back to work after hospital stay

U.S. Sec of State Hillary Clinton eager to get back to work after hospital stay

WNN Breaking (WNN/VOA) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was discharged from a New York hospital on Wednesday.  She had been treated for a blood clot in her head.   Clinton’s discharge follows three nights at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, during which she received blood thinners to help dissolve a blood clot […]

As gender data analysis sharpens more global women can be empowered

As gender data analysis sharpens more global women can be empowered

WNN Breaking (WNN/VOA) GLOBAL: Women make enormous contributions to their families and their communities, and there is compelling evidence that women jumpstart and then drive economic growth around the world,” said U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. “For too many countries, we lack reliable and regular data on even the basic facts about the lives […]

How Bad is Human Trafficking Around the World?

How Bad is Human Trafficking Around the World?

Amelia T. – Care2.com Causes – Monday, 5 July, 2011 Although Ashton Kutcher’s Twitter battle over his child prostitution statistics overtook any real news on human trafficking, this week saw the release of the State Department’s annual report on Trafficking in Persons. In it, the State Department detailed the status of human trafficking worldwide, providing […]

Haiti womens micro-lending bank brings big cash to rescue

Haiti womens micro-lending bank brings big cash to rescue

  Able to quickly reach a well-developed network of women throughout the country, an alternative banking system performs while the Haitian economy is in shambles Peggy Simpson – WNN Features in partnership with the WMC – Women’s Media Center A micro-credit program and banking system for more than 200,000 women in Haiti has come to […]