25 surprising facts you won’t believe about Meghan Markle

Activist contacts in Canada

Coming back to her activist side, Meghan’s activism isn’t limited to having one of Procter & Gamble’s commercials changed as a child. Over the years, she has established herself as an advocate for women’s rights and women’s empowerment. She has lend a voice to he women who were struggling to make their voices heard. She has spoken crystal clear and made known her stance on issues that matter the most. Meghan has never underestimated the power of speaking out. She has always been vocal and upfront about her opinions.

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Thus, she was Ambassador of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. In 2015, she delivered a speech at the UN Conference for Women in New York. She also worked with the Myna Mahila Foundation, a Mumbai-based charity that employs poor women to make feminine hygiene products, also one of the seven charities chosen by the royal couple to benefit from their wedding donations. In 2014 and 2016, she was an advisor to One Young World in Dublin and Ottawa, respectively. Then, from 2016 to 2017, she was the Global Ambassador for World Vision Canada , a children’s charity. However, since her engagement to Harry, it appears Meghan has not been directly involved in these charities.

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