“Girls living in poverty are uniquely capable of creating a better future. But when a girl reaches adolescence, she comes to a crossroads.”
Things can go one of two ways:
1. She Gets a Chance: She gets educated. She stays healthy and HIV negative. Marries when she chooses. Raises a healthy family.
2. None of These Things Happen: She is illiterate. Married off. Is isolated. Is pregnant. Vulnerable to HIV.
Watch the video below to learn more about The Girl Effect and how they are striving to give girls around the globe a sense of purpose. They help the girls to invest in their lives so they can rise out of poverty and positively impact their community and world.
To learn more about The Girl Effect, click here.