Nicole Kidman: goodwill ambassador UN Development Fund for Women,

kidman at congress NZ herald dot co dot nz

Australian Oscar winner Nicole Kidman has given an emotional address at a congressional hearing in Washington DC, citing violence suffered by women in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Congo.

Kidman was part of a delegation testifying before the US House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Organisations, Human Rights and Oversight.

Congress is examining whether to support the International Violence Against Women Act. ‘wether to support’? is there an option?

read an Australian report here and New Zealand here

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