The World's Most Inspiring Women You've Never Heard of, Until Now

When it comes to celebrating inspirational women, the same well-known names tend to dominate the list. Don’t get us wrong—we’ll always have time to hear what Arianna Huffington and Whitney Wolfe have to say, but sometimes it’s refreshing to cast a wider net and discover lesser-known stories. Time’s 100 Most Influential People of 2016 shines the spotlight on women leading the charge across a number of fields. Click through for the world’s most awe-inspiring women you need to know now. 

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