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One girl with courage is a revolution.
One girl with courage is a revolution.

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Ending child marriage: read up on the progress and the pitfalls. (via @UNICEF).

http://ow.ly/IDqMT

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Take a look: 13 Images that show what a true cover girl looks like (thanks to @Mic)

http://ow.ly/GiHBN

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Combining public health and financial literacy, the Safe and Smart Savings Program, is a bold new program designed to keep Kenyan school girls HIV-free, in school, and financially independent. Learn more here:

http://ow.ly/GiGVb

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UN WHO calls for an end to the "degrading, discriminatory, and unscientific ‘virginity testing' of women and girls,” declaring ‘virginity testing’ a form of gender-based violence, a violation of human rights, and a means of denying women of their rights on a basis of equality with men.
o http://ow.ly/GiERI

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Manisha Gupte’s organization, MASUM, is on a mission to end gender-based violence worldwide. Find out how in this interview with Cosmopolitan.

http://ow.ly/FVnH0

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From Madame Curie to Mae Jemison women have been undersung heroes of science for far too long! Buzzfeed is challenging that with its video filled with badass women of science.

http://ow.ly/FH65O

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Siegfried Modola used his camera to capture something many never see: a child marriage. View his work from Baringo County, Kenya.

http://ow.ly/GiCvG

Happy new year! We are ready to rock 2015. Are you?

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Ebola has had two harrowing, unexpected side effects for girls in West Africa: Early marriage and pregnancy. Understand what went wrong here:

http://ow.ly/GiAwk

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Read up on 2014 Girl Power List and let us know what you think!
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