Benazir Bhutto 1953 - 2007 - política: Líder do Partido Popular de Paquistão (1953-2007), foi a primeira mulher que ocupou o cargo de premiê de um país muçulmano. Dirigiu o Paquistão em duas ocasiões. Foi assassinada em plena campanha política.
Wangari Maathai - Kenyan environmentalist and human rights campaigner. She was the first woman from East and Central Africa to earn a doctorate degree. As part of the National Council of Women of Kenya, she developed the Greenbelt Movement, which has assisted women in planting more that 20 million trees. In 2004 she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. “It's the little things citizens do. That's what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees.”
Fawzia Koofi - the first female to run for President of Afghanistan. She was abandoned as a child because she's a female, and has had several attempts on her life by Taliban forces. She's still running for office.
total SHERO - Kenyan environmental & political activist, Dr. Wangari Maathai. founder of the Green Belt Movement, an environmental non-governmental organization focused on the planting of trees, environmental conservation, & women's rights & winner of the 2004 Nobel Prize for Peace in recognition of her contributions to human rights & democracy.