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A senior at Middlebury College majoring in International Politics and Economics, Rana Abdelhamid is not your average college student. A Truman Scholar and Pickering Fellow, Rana was recently honored at the 2014 Global Leadership Dinner hosted by the United Nations Foundation and the United Nations Association of the USA.
A girl named Annie is improving the lives of girls around the world, simply by turning 16 years old.
A 13-year-old girl from Philadelphia has entirely changed the meaning behind the phrase “throw like a girl.”
It is a challenging – not to mention scary – task to stand in front of people and demand their attention. Now, imagine trying to do that in front of a conference hall filled with hundreds of youth leaders – oh, and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, UN Education Envoy Gordon Brown and education activist Malala Yousafzai.
This week, to celebrate International Day of the Girl, we’ve decided to give a shout out to a different #GIRLHERO every day and it all starts with Memory Banda.
Every day, girls around the world do amazing things – from small acts of courage to great acts of strength. Now, let’s recognize them. Cue #GIRLHERO.
On the third day of the Clinton Global Initiative, gender equality continued to remain a core theme.
On the second day of the Clinton Global Initiative, President Obama addressed all the members and said, “The most important title is not president or prime minister, the most important title is citizen.”