Published On: Tue, May 24th, 2016

Angelina Jolie-Pitt will be now a professor


Angelina Jolie-Pitt

Angelina Jolie-Pitt is the very talented lady and now one more skill is added to her extensive array of abilities. The luminary will be joining previous foreign state secretary William Hague as a visiting professor at one of Britain’s most esteemed universities, the London School of Economics (LSE). She will be a lecturer at the Master’s program at university’s Centre for Women, Peace and Security.

Jolie-Pitt is a benevolence ambassador for the UN Refugee Agency and is at present included in its unique envoys, has been a loud campaigner on refugee rights. She is in opposition to female genital mutilation and the use of rape as a weapon of war.

On getting this chance, Jolie-Pitt stated that “I am very encouraged by the creation of this Master’s program. I hope other academic institutions will follow this example as it is vital that we broaden the discussion on how to advance women’s rights and end impunity for crimes that disproportionately affect women, for example, sexual violence in conflict.”

The eminent Hollywood actress further added that “I am looking forward to teaching and to learning from the students as well as to sharing my own experiences of working alongside governments and the United Nations”.

Angelina Jolie-Pitt has by now attained Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, at the 2013 Governors Awards, for all her abilities and services.

Lord Hague has by now worked with Angelina Jolie-Pitt all through an acme on sexual violence prior to and is pleased to be assigned and states that “This course will underpin our work in preventing sexual violence in conflict, developing expertise and research to assist us in tackling the culture of impunity. I look forward to working with the LSE students and my fellow visiting professors.”

Incompetent arguing beyond themselves: Naseeruddin

It will be Angelina Jolie-Pitt’s one year course that will involve numerous topics like modules on Women, Peace and Security, Gender and Militarization and Gender and Human Rights.

About the Author

Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.