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

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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 above.

 

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