Angelina Jolie to educate at London College of Economics as visiting professor on girls in conflict

The Hollywood actress is among 4 new visiting professors who will give a contribution to a year-long MSc StocksCommentsGet celebs news by way of email Reuters / GettyAngelina Jolie Angelina Jolie will lecture on tackling sexual violence being used as a weapon of warAngelina Jolie is to turn out to be a visiting professor at the London Faculty of Economics.

The Hollywood actress is among four high-profile individuals to a year-long masters in Women, Peace and Security.

She will bring guest lectures and join in in skilled workshops and other events, in addition continue research.

Angelina, who is a unique envoy for the UN refugee agency, said: I'm very encouraged by the introduction of this master’s programme.

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I hope other educationalestablishments volitionobserve this example, as it will also be crucial that we develop the discussion on how to advance women’s rights and finish impunity for crimes that disproportionately have an effect on women, equivalent to sexual violence in conflict.

I am taking a lookahead to coaching and to finding out from the scholars equallysmartly as to sharing my own reports of runningalong governments and the United Nations.

The path will get startedq4and mayquiltlessonsadding Women, Peace and Security', 'Gender and Militarisation' and 'Gender and Human Rights'.

BBC Angelina Jolie throughout a keynote address at BBC on the global refugee crisis

The other visiting professors are William Hague, Madeleine Rees and Jane Connors.

In 2012 Angelina and previous Foreign Secretary Hague teamed up to have a look at and crack down on the use of rape as a weapon of war.

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