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  • Child Marriage traps young girls in poverty and worse

    Child Marriage ruins lives: This week i have been in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, attending a conference of 480 people from all over 70 countries that focus on ending the practice of child marriage. The UN estimates that about 12m girls each year are married before their 18th birthday, often to men decades older than them. Child brides are usually expected…

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  • #MeToo…So What’s Next?

    The rise of the #MeToo movement has been astounding and quite frankly shocking with the numbers of women speaking out, but there is always been that little voice saying… what’s next? My experience (and perhaps many others) has been that society, very cleverly and somewhat subtly, blames women for all the injustices suffered by women. We haven’t spoken out enough,…

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  • Every Girl Deserves the Right to Happiness and Freedom

    Thanks to all the amazing people that have supported us since launch and thanks to all the new friends we have made since Dragons Den aired. This exposure is enabling us to give more donations to our partners in India who are doing some amazing work. We give donations towards the vital resources needed to deliver vocational courses in literacy…

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