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Rights of Girls Must be Championed

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Rights of girls must be championed and made real…

About the author of this article: Gordon Brown is the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Global Education and the former Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer of the United Kingdom.

When it is a proven fact that girls matter more to the health of families than boys, why do we persist in helping them less?

When women are recognised to be the lynchpins of successful communities, why do we continue to tolerate the sex discrimination and exploitation that has left 500 million in abject poverty and another one billion on the edge of it.

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