Posts tagged Woman
Episode 13- BBC World News Presenter and Correspondent, Yalda Hakim Talks Women, Journalism, and Afghanistan

Yalda Hakim is a BBC World News presenter and correspondent, which she joined in 2012. She made her on-screen debut in March 2013 presenting a special three-part series of Our World entitled, Iraq: Ten Years On.

Before joining BBC World News Yalda was the presenter of SBS Dateline in Australia. She has reported on Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Libya during the Arab Spring, from the streets of Juba, South Sudan, as many celebrated the new country’s independence, and on various issues from the Middle East, the U.S., Africa and Europe.

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Episode 8- Joyce Azzam the First Lebanese Woman Climbing 5 of 7 World Summits, Part I

This is episode #8 with Joyce Azzam. Joyce is the first Lebanese woman to climb 5 of 7 world summits. This coming November, she will be climbing Mount Vinson in Antarctica. And in the spring of 2019, she will attempt to climb Mount Everest. Her goal is to reach the 2 poles and become the second woman in the world to complete the Explorers Grand Slam. She’s keen to inspire girls and women to follow their dreams and challenge themselves through her #Yes_She_Can campaign.

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Episode 2- Building an Art Line Business from Scratch- Penny McPeak Tells All

Penny & Lucy Lou Art started in May 2013 when owner and artist, Penny McPeak along with her pooch, Lucy Lou launched, built and began taking her photography to the next level. Penny opens up about what led her to start a business, the pros and cons of being an entrepreneur, what her art line offers, and her Christian faith. 

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