World 10 women you Receive Awards

World 10 women you Receive Awards

Bogotá : Colombia | Mar 09, 2012 at 6:15 AM PST
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U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama speaks during the State Department's 2012 International Women of Courage Award winners ceremony in Washington

Ten activists leader in the world of the women rewarded for their efforts to improve the life of the women, even if find to confront themselves a lot of obstacles and threats to their safety. Secretary of Hillary Been Clinton and the First Lady Michelle Obama has given the "Women Courage of the prizes 2012" - in a ceremony to Washington the Giovedi. Secretary of Clinton Been said consignees all of the prizes have working tirelessly to improve the life of the women and of the girls, even if to times should go in prison and the abuse.

First Lady Michelle Obama praised the women in order done not arrange to accept the reality of the world so com' is, and instead the world force to give back themselves "how would have to." The winners of the inclusive prize Hannah Elhebshi, a political activist from the Libya and Jineth Bedoya Files, a detective journalist from the Colombia that continue to write on the problems of the women even if were raped and tortured to dismantle the nets of contraband. Countries of the world to commemorate the International Day of the Woman, the celebration of the progress, the general secretary of the Un Ban Ki-moon said that the results is not sufficient. In a declaration Giovedi, the head of the Nations United warned of "manner by far to go" first the women and the girls can enjoy of universal rights and the fundamental freedom equal to the men. General secretary said that the difference was especially worrying for the women and the girls in the rural zones, that cover about a quarter of the world population.

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World 10 women you Receive Awards
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