Fastest Man In the World Signs On To HeForShe Campaign

Six-time Olympic champion, Jamaican-born Usain St. Leo Bolt.

News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Fri. July 15, 2016: Usain Bolt, Jamaica’s Olympic champion and “the fastest man in the world” has signed on to the HeForShe Campaign.

The national launch of the HeForShe Campaign in Jamaica is a collaborative event with partners, the United States Embassy to Jamaica, Respect Jamaica, UN Women Multi Country Office – Caribbean, Digicel Jamaica, the High Commission of Canada, the British High Commission and the EU Delegation to Jamaica.

HeForShe  (  calls on men and boys to work together with women and girls to end gender based discrimination, and within that, the most egregious violation – gender based violence.

The six-time Olympian Bolt has established himself as the greatest sprinter of all-time and brings to the forefront of his global audience, the issue of gender equality and ending violence against women and girls.