Upcoming Film on Phoolan Devi Celebrates a Rebel and a Role Model “Phoolan Devi, for me, is a symbol,” says Lady Kharrazi. “She wasn’t a woman, she’s a legend.” On one hand, she was an outcast in the eyes of society. She was a murderer and a bandit, and she did lots of things that…… Continue reading Upcoming Film on Phoolan Devi
Arts and Culture Create a Platform for Sharing Ideas Lady Kharrazi believes in humanity and family values. She understands that love is universal, and that what brings us together is far more powerful than what makes us different. This is why she works hard to bridge cultural divides through her charitable organization, the Toos Foundation.…… Continue reading Arts and Culture Create a Platform for Sharing Ideas
UN Makes Progress Towards Ending Gender- Based Violence and Boosting Equality
More than half of the world’s refugees are children, often fleeing alone. Many refugees are women who have lost their entire families and communities.
Women everywhere are affected by gender-based violence. However, instead of hiding in the shadows, women are starting to fight back. Like Phoolan, they used their experiences to become advocates and leaders. Lady Kharrazi is currently working on a film about Phoolan Devi, giving the world more insight into this important female folk hero. Hopefully, the…… Continue reading Ending #Violence Against #Women In #India
Education Creates Greater Economic and Social Opportunities
Over the past few years, Europe has seen an influx of refugees. BBC recently reported on the migrant crisis the continent has experienced. Over a million migrants and refugees crossed into Europe in 2015 alone. Migration has slowed from its peak, but it shows no signs of stopping. They estimate over 362,000 refugees crossed the…… Continue reading Refugee Women Experience New Opportunities in European Cities