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Prêt-à-Poundo Loves Naomi!

This is a magazine covers gallery featuring the stunning Naomi Campbell.

Naomi Campbell is and will always be it. She incarnates the beauty, sensuality, and fantasy of a black woman. Having Afro-Jamaican descent and Chinese-Jamaican ancestry, her beautiful expressive eyes constantly light up her fine features. What we love about Naomi is her dedication to the exposure of black beauty on the runway and the fashion world.


She always strived for positive change and the acceptance of models of color. In a 1991 interview she commented, "I may be considered one of the top models in the world, but in no way do I make the same money as any of them." And more recently, "The American president may be black, but as a black woman, I am still an exception in this business. I always have to work harder to be treated equally." She was one of the first black models to become an international face, thus opening up access to a new generation of models.

Let's not forget, Naomi was one of the six models of her generation declared supermodels by the fashion world. She opened a path and for that, we want to celebrate her career with a gallery of pictures and covers she was on — including Vogue, Elle, Glamour, Vanity Fair, i-D and more. Enjoy three decades of magazine covers featuring THE Naomi!

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Global Citizen x OkayAfrica: The Impact of Conflict on Children

An estimated 1.4 million children have been hit by schools closing in the Tigray region of Ethiopia amid conflict and crisis. Here's how that's impacting Ethiopia's children.

In times of conflict and war, school-aged children could have their futures defined by whether or not they can access education amid ongoing violence.

Ethiopia's northern region of Tigray is in the midst of a war that has impacted millions of lives and affected neighboring regions, Amhara and Afar. The war — which has forced citizens to flee, has tipped the region into famine, and has barricaded humanitarian aid from reaching the most vulnerable — has now been going on for about 11 months.

As the beginning of the school season draws nearer, safely reopening schools, making education accessible, and protecting children from the impacts of violence in the affected regions is a priority for aid agencies.

"As schools prepare to reopen in early October in most parts of the country, in Tigray and the bordering regions of Afar and Amhara, where the conflict has expanded, education remains at a standstill," Director of Education Cannot Wait, Yasmine Sherif, told Global Citizen.

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