Our vision is a world where every girl chooses her own future.
Because in too many places around the world, girls are treated as second to the boys.
They are denied an education, told who and when to marry, and blocked from leadership. Educated and respected girls are the exception, not the norm.
Sources: World Bank, UNICEF
When a girl is educated, respected, and heard,
Girls face many obstacles.
Long, dangerous routes to school
Higher costs at higher levels of schooling
Emphasis on early marriage and traditional roles
But when she gets what she deserves, everything changes. She...
earns up to 20% more as an adult with each additional year of schooling
Is less likely to marry early & more likely to be in a healthy relationship
has fewer, healthier children
changes the world around her for the better