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Female Literacy: Educating Girls in Poverty

Posted By Web Team On October 17, 2013 @ 12:56 am In Multimedia,Sponsors and Donors | 10 Comments

female literacy Today is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (a.k.a. World Poverty Day).

When it comes to extreme poverty, many studies have shown that education is one of the best investments for helping release children from its hope-crushing grip. And educating girls—female literacy—creates ripples that extend for generations.

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