5 Quotes From Women Who Are Changing the World

Yaweta Chavula, of Nairobi, from left, and Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton ,
listens while Laiba Shahzadi, of Pakistan, speaks during the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) in
New York. Photographer: Jin Lee/Bloomberg.

How do we empower girls and women around the world? The answers do not come easy, but five influential women, all of whom will be speaking at the Chamber's Corporate Citizenship Center International Women's Day event at the United Nations next week, have done inspiring work in making the world a better and safer place for women. Here are some of our favorite quotes. 

[Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Free Enterprise.]