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  • Teen Vogue Event

    LKF & Teen Vogue Celebrate Mothers Day

    May 2, 2007

    On May 2nd, The Liya Kebede Foundation kicked off its 2007 Mother’s Day Campaign with a special evening in...

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    Smart Cookie Award

    April 30, 2007

    Cookie magazine presented LKF with their Smart Cookie Award hosted by Deborah Roberts ,in New York City to recognize,...

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    A Continuum of Care

    March 15, 2007

    LKF was featured at the Meeting of Women Parliamentarians on Maternal and Newborn Health. Liya Kebede addressed the Parliamentarians...

  • WHO Podcast

    March 3, 2007

    In her capacity as a WHO Goodwill Ambassador Liya Kebede shared her impressions about maternal health in her home...

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    LKF on Good Morning America

    January 26, 2007

    Ethiopia is not a place always associated with glamour, beauty and sophistication, but superstar model Liya Kebede has changed...

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    Talking Maternal Health with Oprah

    December 10, 2006

    Liya Kebede joined the Oprah Winfrey show to talk about the challenges of maternal health in Ethiopia including identifying...

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    LKF and Worldwide Orphans Foundation

    October 10, 2006

    LKF joined the Worldwide Orphans Foundation’s Second Annual Benefit Gala which raised over $1.2 million to assist orphaned children...

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    Liya Kebede Named WHO Goodwill Ambassador

    March 5, 2005

    World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr LEE Jong-wook today appointed Ethiopian fashion model Liya Kebede as WHO’s Goodwill Ambassador...