Friday, 11 October 2013

Day of the girl

Are you a woman, a girl or do you have a daughter, a wife?

Did you/ she have a good education?

Think in how many different ways this made a difference to your/ her life?

Wow heh

Did you know that in the world.....

In addition, the difference education makes for you, it would have the following advantages for many: 
  • Reduction of child and maternal mortality
  • Improvement of child nutrition and health
  • Lower birth rates
  • Enhancement of women's domestic role and their political participation
  • Improvement of the economic productivity and growth
  • Protection of girls from HIV/AIDS, abuse and exploitation

Raise your hand now if you think every child needs an education by a

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  1. Great post!
    Signed the petition!

  2. Marja I signed the petition and posted the video on my Facebook page.
    Very very important message to get across.
    Peggy ♥♥

  3. Good post and unfortunately the same girls are surrounded by males who, while getting some education, are probably getting polluted knowledge. Poor girls. For them it is a lose/lose.

  4. Important subject Marja. I was so lucky that my parents believed in education for girls, at a time when it wasn't so common.

  5. Thanks for sharing this, Marja.
    I am going to sign the petition now.

    Take care.
    Happy weekend

  6. Great post and important project,Marja!


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