Because I am a Girl Media


Say "Hello" to Fatmata .

by Because I am a Girl

The belief that girls are of far less value than boys is very strong in Sierra Leone. As a result, 18-year-old Because I am a Girl delegate Fatmata faced significant challenges growing up. Read more

Introducing Nurul

Introducing Nurul.

by Because I am a Girl

October 11, 2012 marks the first ever International Day of the Girl Child. Plan International USA has invited Because I am a Girl delegates from around the world to share their stories. Read more