Jennifer Lopez named Global Advocate for Girls and Women.

Jenny from da block is sparking global change.

The United Nations announced Jennifer Lopez as their first-ever Global Advocate for Girls and Women at the UN Foundation.

In her new role, Jennifer will help to amplify the call for action to address the needs and rights of girls and women around the world.

Jennifer Lopez attended her first event as Global Advocate for Girls and Women on Friday night when she spoke at the UN Foundation’s gender equality discussion at The Four Seasons Restaurant in New York City.

In a message on her Instagram page, J. Lo wrote:

Last night I was named Global Advocate for Women and Girls for the United Nations Foundation. I will be able to use my voice to bring attention and awareness to important issues such as #healthcare for mothers #visibility for all women and #genderequality With the goal of making sure woman all over the world are #SHEE Safe, Healthy, Educated and Empowered! It is my honor and I am humbled to be given this privilege. #UNF #GlobalGoals #No.5 #LopezFamilyFoundation

Congratulations to Jennifer Lopez.

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