"For many, we women are ‘half the sky.' But we also want to be half the earth..."

    Newer Older

    “For many, we women are ‘half the sky’. But we also want to be half the earth with equal rights and opportunities, free from all forms of discrimination and violence.” - President Dilma Rousseff, Brazil, at the UN General Assembly 2012.

    Photo: An internally displaced elderly woman receives emergency food aid. Agok, Sudan. 21 May 2008. UN Photo/Tim McKulka.

    keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts