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Hollywood Actress Ashley Judd receives KISS Humanitarian Award 2016

Ashley JuddHollywood Actress Ashley Judd received KISS Humanitarian Award 2016 from Dr. Achyuta Samanta, KIIT & KISS Founder at the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) on Thursday for her commitment of work against sexual exploitation of girls and women.

Global Goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA),  Ashley is in four-day visit to Odisha from February 7 to 11 to expose the rich culture and lifestyle of tribal communities.

The actress is promoting sexual and reproductive health of women and girls. Ashley is a strong promoter of rights of girls and women.