Women as Peacemakers

Panelists talked about women engaged in peacemaking efforts. Leymah Gbowee spoke about child soldiers in Liberia, her struggles for… read more

Panelists talked about women engaged in peacemaking efforts. Leymah Gbowee spoke about child soldiers in Liberia, her struggles for peace, and her own story of efforts to topple Charles Taylor which led to the first female president of Liberia. She won the 2011 Nobel Peace prize. Panel also discussed the global role of women and talked about past and present prominent women as political leaders. They responded to questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Women as Peacemakers

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
East Hampton, New York, United States
First Aired:
Aug 21, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 22, 2012

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  • Aug 21, 2012 | 9:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 22, 2012 | 1:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 22, 2012 | 1:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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