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End Child Marriage: Girls Hold the Key to the Future

With their boundless potential, adolescent girls can be many things—but being a bride against their will should not be one of them. Adolescence is a time of learning, self-discovery, socialization, maturation, and fun. 669 more words

Human Rights

“We need to look at the positive deviants.”

Last week, my roommate L told me about a research dissemination meeting to be held in Kampala. The research study was on girls’ dropout and pregnancy in the West Nile Region. 694 more words

Girl Power: Why We Need to Invest in Girls For a Better Future

Those of us who have had the privilege of working with and for girls in the developing world know how much they have to contribute to their families and communities. 813 more words

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