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Organized by social worker Leymah Gboweethe movement started with praying and singing in a fish market. Dressed in white to symbolize peace, and numbering in the thousands, the women became a political force against violence and against their government.
Their movement led to the election of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in Liberia, the first African nation with a female president. The film has been used as an advocacy tool in post-conflict zones like Sudanmobilizing African women to petition for peace and security.
A group of ordinary women in Liberia To Hell And Back - Evil - VenoMetalled by Leymah Gbowee, came together to pray for peace. Under Leymah Gbowee's leadership, the women managed to force a meeting with President Charles Taylor and extract a promise from him to attend peace talks in Ghana. Gbowee then led a delegation of Liberian women to Ghana to continue to apply pressure on the warring factions during the peace process. Asatu Bah Kenneth is featured in the film.
Inspired by the work of the Christian women's peace initiative, she formed the Liberian Muslim Women's Organization to work for peace. Working together, over 3, Christian and Muslim women mobilized their efforts, and as a result, the women were able to achieve peace in Liberia after a year civil war and helped bring to power the country's first female head of state. Both sides were supposedly religious. As a result of the First Liberian Civil War from until and Second Liberian Civil War from untiland during post-conflict periods, Liberian women were displaced and faced the death of family members, sexual violence, and challenging economic and social environments.
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