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Watchdog Raps UK-Angelina Jolie Plan To End Sexual Violence In War

Watchdog Raps UK-Angelina Jolie Plan To End Sexual Violence In War

A high-profile British initiative backed by U.S. actor Angelina Jolie to tackle sexual violence in war is so focused on short-term fixes it risks failing the women it set out to help, Britain’s aid watchdog said on Thursday. In a strongly worded assessment of a government programme backed at ministerial level, the independent body said […]

Women Should Be Part Of Afghan Peace Talks – Angelina Jolie

Women Should Be Part Of Afghan Peace Talks – Angelina Jolie

Some women fear losing freedoms gained since the Taliban was overthrown, and complain their voices are being sidelined Academy Award-winning actress and refugee activist Angelina Jolie pushed for the inclusion of women in peace talks to end the conflict in Afghanistan during an address to ministers and diplomats at the United Nations on Friday. Peace […]

The Myths That Foster Sexual Abuse – Angelina Jolie

The Myths That Foster Sexual Abuse – Angelina Jolie

Superstar Angelina Jolie is also Special Envoy of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. She gave a keynote speech on sexual violence in Vancouver Wednesday at the UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial Summit. Huffpost Canada got an exclusive first look at excerpts from her speech. Your Excellencies, Ministers, ladies and gentlemen, it is an honour to be […]

Angelina Jolie Gets New Role As Visiting Professor at LSE

Angelina Jolie Gets New Role As Visiting Professor at LSE

She met her husband Brad Pitt while playing an assassin, and won an Oscar for her portrayal of a sociopathic patient in a mental hospital, but Angelina Jolie’s latest role may be her most surprising yet. The Hollywood actor and director has been appointed a visiting professor at the London School of Economics, teaching a […]