Kerry Gibson is the president of EcoCentury Technologies and planet 5050 champion to UN women. With support from UNWomen, politcal leaders and activists she raised awareness for early and forced marriage globally and in North America via the event: Not yet for the dress.
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TOPICS DISCUSSED AND ORGANISATIONS/EVENTS MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
1:20 how Kerry became involved with UN women
3:00 getting the reward title of 50/50 champion
5:29 childbrides an north America issue
6:40 polygamous cult bountifall
7:50 rasing awareness early forced marriage via the event not yet for the dress
20:28 How a curious message Kerry received resulted in Wellington Chibebe freeing a woman in a labour camp
28:00 how the mindset of her granddad inspires her to this day, the cause of her believe in gender equality
39:00 The impact of Dolly Parton’s quote: The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
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Not Yet for the Dress
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