Pakistani lawyer and women’s right activist Dr. Asma Jahangir receives the Right Livelihood Award 2014, together with Basil Fernando (Asian Human Rights Commision, China) and Bill McKibben (, USA).

“Girls are not property. They have the right to determine their destiny.“ Today, the world’s first Girl Summit is taking place in the UK.

“The world has made extraordinary progress in helping children survive their first, most vulnerable years.”