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On 15 March 2019, The Global Empowerment Movement (GEM) USA Corporation will premiere the “Empowered” Film Presentation: Activating Women Participation in Politics for Sustainable Development at the Sixty-Third Annual Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63) event – the largest annual gathering of women at the United Nations Church Center in New York. Address: 777 United Nations Plaza, Eighth Floor, New York, NY 10017. Time: 6:15pm -7:45pm.

The United Nations Committee on the Status of Women (CSW63) event will launch “Empowered,” a film based on the following excerpts from the book: “We Are the Blessings of Africa, Rebuilding Our greatness Together,” endorsed by the First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. (Mrs.) Aisha Buhari.               

Empower a woman, and the issues of human trafficking, domestic violence, abuse, impoverishment, and abandonment will be tackled with ease – excerpts from our latest book, ’We Are the Blessings of Africa, Reshaping Our Greatness Together’

The book and the movie are produced by Dr. Queen Blessing Itua, Recipient of the President Obama Lifetime Achievement Award/UN Representative, President, Global Empowerment Movement. The book and movie are powerful tools for change, calling on the empowerment of women and youths as a critical first step to Human Trafficking and poverty eradication and the link to sustainable development.

The objective of the United Nations event is to highlight women empowerment and women participation in leadership solution to Human Trafficking/ Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Community Development.

The occasion of the film presentation will also serve as Global leadership and service award. The First Lady of Ogun State will be bestowed with the Distinguished Global Award for Excellence in Women Empowerment and Lucia Kiaser with the prestigious Global Empowerment Award for Excellence in Service

Dr. Queen Blessing, a resident of the Atlanta metro area and recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Award from President Barack Obama is the Founder/Executive President of Global Empowerment Movement (GEM) Corporation, a United Nations Accredited non-profit organization through which she collaborates with the United Nations and other organizations to promote and advocate women empowerment as the critical first step to empowering not just the woman, but the family, the Community and thereby tackling the issues of Human Trafficking from the grassroot levels.

Dr. Queen Blessing is engaged in various community based nonprofit empowerment causes in Africa and United States of America.;; and

For further details, please contact Deacon Joe at 404 397 9445                                                                                                   ###