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VIDEO: The fight for gender equality needs you

Lisa | 5 months ago

It’s simple: gender equality is good for everyone – boys and men too. We all thrive when we challenge and shatter society’s outdated stereotypes, norms and expectations. And yet, gender inequalities persist in every country, putting girls at a disadvantage [...] Read more »

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Meet Halima: A survivor, mother and inspiration

Lisa | 5 months ago

Halima’s a survivor. Born and raised in Sudan, she survived her country’s civil war in the 90’s, and escaped the ongoing conflict in South Sudan that erupted in December 2013. Now living in a refugee camp in Uganda with her [...] Read more »

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5 innovations helping children learn around the world

Desiree Buitenbos | 6 months ago

Education is every child’s right. And yet, 124 million children worldwide are not in school – where they belong! For many children, having access to a school in their community is only half the battle, as poverty prevents many families [...] Read more »