150 Women Who Shake the World

The annual Women in the World Summit is going on now in New York City. Edna Adan is participating again this year, and she has been named to this list of 150 women who shake the world. Complete list of world-shaking women Newsweek and The Daily Beast Honor 150...
Hillary Clinton photo

Hillary Clinton photo

The Daily Beast has kindly provided Edna with a photo of herself with Hillary Clinton at the conference in NYC. Edna missed getting a photo of the encounter, herself, but happily somebody else did. The two go way back. Says Edna: “I had a longish chat about FGM...
Daily Beast Womens Summit: Photos

Daily Beast Womens Summit: Photos

Edna Adan has shared some photos from the recent Women in the World Summit in New York City. Here are some of the best of what was taken. There are many (many!) more photos in the Edna Hospital Photo Galleries.

New Profile of Edna

Lynn Sherr has published a new article profiling Edna Adan at the Daily Beast. Read Full Article at The Daily Beast “The biggest gift I want to leave behind is not a building, but the skills I leave with the women. I want to train 1,000 midwives.” Her...

Toppling Traditions

Edna Adan is among the participants who will participate in a panel discussion on Saturday at 4:50pm EST titled “Toppling Traditions.” You can watch the conference live at The Daily Beast web site: Women in the World...
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