stories from the girls
Joyce is a 1st year student at Multimedia University, studying Communications.
Mesret is a 1st year student at Egerton University, studying Water and Environmental Engineering.
Naomi is a 3rd year student at Moi University in Nairobi, studying Penology and Security.
Lilian is a 1st year student at Africa Nazarene University, studying Peace and Conflict Resolution.
Euphrasia is a 2nd year student at Multimedia University in Nairobi, studying Journalism.
Mary is a 3rd year at University of Nairobi, studying Geospatial Engineering.
when you educate a girl, you…
If all girls completed secondary education, nations could add $92 billion to their economies.
support HEALTHIER & MORE EDUCATED FAMILIES
Research suggests that child deaths would drop by 49% if all women completed a secondary education.
create a more stable society
The 2017 G20 Summit outlined that if certain countries doubled the percentage of students finishing secondary education, they would in turn halve the risk of political conflict in their nations.
develop community leaders & activists
With the help of education, women are beginning to speak out against the act and help young girls avoid the same fate.