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Davos, can you hear them?

I once had a conversation with a thirteen year old girl in Amhara, Ethiopia. Two nights prior, her best friend was forced to wed an adult man she had never met. 475 more words

Gender Equality

Ending child marriage: the time to act is NOW

To be a happy child. To be part of a family that lives in harmony and domestic peace. To be a parent who has full capacity and knowledge to raise his or her children to have healthy fulfilling lives, free from violence. 908 more words



A second, it just took a second for them to murmur a yes and that moment was enough to provide an entirely different view to her life. 258 more words

Promote the Girl Child: Child Marriage in Manafwa

Last week, apprehensive children across Uganda received the results of a set of exams pivotal to their progress through the education system – the Primary Leaving Exams.  706 more words

Gender Equality

18/365 #365HaikuChallenge

A rural India-
Married young girl watches a
Small bird fly in sky


Title is Untitled Review by Jyothi Byahatti

Book : Title is Untitled

Authors: Santosh Avvannavar, Raghunath Babu Are, Kundan Srivastava

What is it all about?

The book has been written with a very good cause of spreading awareness about the social issues that still exist in our so-called educated society. 707 more words


My Column for an Activist Organistion

Once said famously by an english philosopher “If you want to examine a country, examine its youth.” It is unto the youth who have the potential to change their country and bring any revolution to its doctrines. 578 more words