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Salma Hayek-Pinault: Young, Audacious Women are Making a Difference

October 16th, 2014
02:14 PM ET

Hollywood superstar Salma Hayek-Pinault is on a mission to raise awareness about campaigns aimed at empowering girls across the world. She's recently collaborated on Humaira: The Game Changer.  That's a documentary about rural Pakistan where education wasn't high on anyone's priority list until a determined young woman called Humaira decided to change that. The film details her fight to educate children in her community – particularly the girls. The message is clear – women with vision can make a difference and that's a message Salma conveyed when she spoke with Becky.

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