10.11.12 International Day of the Girl
Thanks to the tireless efforts of AUDACIA participant Plan International, and its partners, the United Nations has declared October 11, 2012 to be the first-ever International Day of the Girl. ...
The Washington Post Highlights Girls’ Education
In Afghanistan, where schooling for girls is challenged by insurgents, underground girls’ schools emerge as part of a shadow education system. Despite the risks, “the girls just kept coming. They were so eager, like they were starving.” You can find the full article on how girls and their teachers persevere despite terrifying threats of violence here.