Nicole Kidman and U.N. Women work within the cultural and social mores of countries in order to build protections for women, whether through establishing economic empowerment, political solutions or…
President Obama on Wednesday will announce that he is nominating Tom Wheeler, former head of the cable and telecom industry trade associations, as the next chairman of the FCC, a White House official…
Former Variety publisher Brian Gott has been tapped to spearhead an effort by UCLA's Ronald W. Burkle Center for Intl. Relations to raise awareness in the entertainment industry of global policy…
Michelle Sobrino-Stearns has been named publisher of Variety, the first time in its 107-year history that the showbiz bible has been headed by a woman.
Tonight, the United Nations Foundation and the United Nations Assn. of the USA will honor Variety for its leadership in activating the creative community to help solve global problems. Your community…
Variety feted for building bridges between Hollywood and UN
For many, the issue of polio is one that dissipated in early childhood with a shot at the doctor's. But in some regions, such as Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria, the disease still maintains a…
Gore manages and directs large-scale partnerships to promote and bring awareness to UN programs. She currently leads the Nothing But Nets and Girl Up campaigns, and manages partnerships with the UN…
Zapotoczny has a history of connecting Hollywood to philanthropy, such as when she founded and served as the exec director for Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity. A former producer and VP of…
The general public seems to think showbiz people are shallow and self-absorbed. Frequently that's true -- let's compare notes sometime! -- but many individuals and companies are caring and generous.
The old maxim is to think global, act local -- but Ted Turner is thinking and acting on both levels.