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Meet Our Ambassadors: Asmaa

Meet Our Ambassadors: Asmaa.

by Because I am a Girl

Asmaa is an activist from Egypt who focuses on promoting child rights and eliminating gender-based violence. She is one of the delagates joining us for the International Day of the Girl in New York City. Read more.

A Summer With Plan

A Summer With Plan.

by Because I am a Girl

16-year-old Brenna discusses her experiences with Plan after being a part of the youth delegation for Malala Day and attending the YUGA Summit.

Wake Up!

Wake Up!.

by Because I am a Girl

Gender Specialist, Sofia Naveed, speaks about the shooting of Malala Yousafzai and why it shouldn't take another girl to be shot for us to wake up to the cause of girls' education. Read more.

Maryam

Maryam.

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Because I am a Girl ambassdor, Maryam, is high school student from rural Pakistan. In her village the importance of girls' education is overlooked. Learn how she's making a difference by giving a voice to girls. Read more.

Urmila

Urmila.

by Because I am a Girl

Urmila, 22, is a former child servant and an activist from Nepal. She'll share her insipring life story with us on the International Day of the Girl. Read more.