“Because I am a girl” is a phrase that is a sentence that leads to pain, hurt, and even death.
Because I am a girl…
“Because I am a Girl is a campaign that aims to transform the lives of the worlds poorest girls. Every year from 2007 to 2015 Plan will be producing a report that looks at the different ways girls around the world are affected by discrimination. Plan believes that girls access to education and legal rights can break the cycle of poverty and discrimination that girls face around the world.”
And when you consider how much more (better?) girls invest in the future of their families, changing this cultural concept of girls will radically change the world.
Here’s the Plan.