July 8, 2015, 12:15 pm
By The Carter Center
At a recent TEDWomen 2015 conference, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter spoke out against violence directed toward women and named abuse of women and girls as the number one human rights violation in the world.
“I hope you will join me, being a champion for women and girls across the world and protect their human rights,” he said.
Watch his TEDWomen2015 Talk below.