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UN Address Calls for Upliftment of Women and Girls

Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji

By: Keerthi Mohan

Religion and religious leaders play a crucial role in fostering peaceful and inclusive societies, said Global Interfaith WASH Alliance secretary-general Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji. Her address at the UN World Headquarters during the United Nations Alliance of Civilisations Global summit also highlighted the importance of women’s leadership and sustainable development at a time of increasing global strife and insecurity. Sadhviji’s panel on strengthening the visibility of women in the peace process, moderated by former UN ambassador Louise Kanthrow, brought together renowned women leaders from acclaimed institutions including Georgetown University and the Tutu Campaign. In her address, Sadhviji said we should uplift women and girls today so that they are…

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