The Sheryl WuDunn speeches often explore issues of activism and justice to bring a wider understanding to how charities and non-profit organizations can revolutionize the world. Bring a sense of awareness to helping others in need is one of WuDunn's key missions.
WuDunn is a journalist and author that has often been recognized for her reporting on third world nations. WuDunn and her husband were both award a Pulitzer Prize for their journalistic coverage of the Tiananmen Square protests back in 1989. Since then WuDunn has gone on to write a novel with her husband titled 'Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide' to help empower women in third countries to go for their dreams. Today WuDunn often speaks out in support of women's rights and non-profit funding.