National Geographic celebrates International Women’s Day by reflecting on the women who inspire us every day with a series of documentaries about extraordinary and inspirational women who are each vibrant examples of what it looks like to challenge the status quo and change the world. Hear in their own words how they stay purpose driven.


  • Women's Inspiring: Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story
    The show follows the inspiring journey of 26 year old, 58 pound Lizzie from cyber-bullying victim to anti-bullying activist.
  • Women's Inspiring: On Thin Ice: Jade's Polar Dream
    14-year-old Jade is a quiet Melbourne schoolgirl who embarks on a bold bid to become the youngest human to trek to the North Pole.
  • Women's Inspiring: Right Footed
    Born without arms as the result of a severe birth defect, Jessica Cox never allowed herself to believe that she couldn't accomplish her dreams.
  • Women's Inspiring: Diana: In Her Own Words