Liya Kebede Honored at Glamour Women of the Year Awards (Video)

Liya Kebede at New York’s Carnegie Hall during the Glamour Women of the Year Awards and Gala on November 11th, 2013. (Photo: INF)

Atlanta Black Star

November 13, 2013

Supermodel and businesswoman Iman presented fellow models Liya Kebede and Christy Turlington with the Role Model of the Year award at the Glamour Women of the Year awards held at Carnegie Hall in New York on Monday evening.

Both models were honored for the work done through their respective foundations that help make motherhood safer for women everywhere. Turlington’s Every Mother Counts is a campaign to end preventable deaths caused by pregnancy and childbirth around the world, and the Liya Kebede Foundation supports maternal health care in Ethiopia.

Other notable honorees included, 16-year-old Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai, Lady Gaga, Barbra Streisand, and former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

Watch Iman present the award to Turlington and Kebede.



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Glamour Women of the Year: Iman, Lady Gaga, Liya Kebede & More Attend (Uptown Magazine)

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