Black Excellence: Dr. Hawa Abdi

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  • Dr. Hawa Abdi
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  • Dr. Hawa Abdi
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Inspiring Leaders

Dr. Hawa Abdi's generosity and heroism in the face of war and malnutrition in Mogadishu inspires women everywhere. U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton said, she's "a perfect example of the kind of woman who inspires me." 

Watch Dr. Hawa Abdi, and her daughters, Dr. Amina Mohamed and Dr. Deqo Mohamed, get honored with the Social Humanitarian Award Sunday, November 4, 7P/6C on Black Girls Rock!

(Photo: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Glamour Magazine)

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