Geena Davis, Academy Award-Winning Actress ideas and experiences are captured in this on-the-spot, candid, unscripted interview at the Special United Nations ECOSOC Event "Engaging Philanthropy to Promote Gender Equality & the Economic Empowerment of Women". This UN Event, which Ms. Davis participated in, brought into focus the startling statistics of worldwide violence against women and girls, and how the empowerment of women can help break this cycle. Leaders from both the corporate and private sectors discussed with government representatives the challenges of ending violence against women and girls; the economic empowerment of women; and to join forces to bring together governments with private and philanthropic organizations. Produced, Directed and Edited by pattiedesign. Copyright © 2010 pattiedesign. All rights reserved.