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News Release May 22, 2017
WomenStrong International Launches Menstrual Education Campaign to Reduce Obstacles Preventing Impoverished Girls from Finishing School
#WomenStrongWarrior supports teenage girls in Ghana, Kenya, Haiti and India who want an education but are stopped at puberty by stigma and poverty
News Release November 28, 2016
WomenStrong International Launches #SponsorHerDream to Fund the Education of Young Girls Living in Poverty But Working Toward a Better Future
News Release November 14, 2016
A Decade Of Global Work Has Shown That Women And Girls On The Ground Are The True Experts In Development That Alleviates Poverty
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Huffington Post October 11, 2017
Education matters. A girl deprived of her education is a violation of her fundamental rights. t’s also a direct threat to her health and the health of those around her.
Huffington Post September 18, 2017
As the United Nations convenes its 72nd General Assembly in New York City, most American children are bringing home first assignments and exhilarated accounts of colorful teachers, classmates and schoolyard incidents.
Next Billion August 29, 2017
Educated girls have smaller families and raise healthier and better-educated children. But a lack of supplies, toilets and privacy, compounded by fear and shame in an atmosphere that stigmatizes menstruation, prevent many impoverished girls from attending school once they reach puberty.
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