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#Because I am a Girl

# because-i-am-a-girl - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

No country in the world gives women the same power, pay and rights it gives to men

Plan Ireland published a report today that highlighted gender inequality.

# because-i-am-a-girl - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Being a girl in Ireland vs Being a girl in Sierra Leone

The ‘Her Story’ exhibition explores the similarities and differences.

# because-i-am-a-girl - Friday 12 July, 2013

Column: They shot her at point blank range in the head – but it made her stronger

Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban last year. Today, on her 16th birthday, she will lead the first ever youth takeover of the UN in New York to speak about the importance education, writes Kelley Farrell.

# because-i-am-a-girl - Friday 12 October, 2012

Denied education ‘Because I am a Girl’

Because I am a Girl’ report to directly support four million girls, and indirectly millions more, to get the education, skills and support they need to move from poverty to opportunity.

# because-i-am-a-girl - Thursday 11 October, 2012

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Happy International Day of the Girl

Today, the world celebrates the girl child.

# because-i-am-a-girl - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Charity auction t-shirts to redress the gender balance Auction This post contains images

Charity auction t-shirts to redress the gender balance

MTV host Laura Whitmore and list of stylists and designers auction one-off tees for gender equality campaign.

# because-i-am-a-girl - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Boys and girls should care about gender equality - report

As Plan Ireland calls for an “International Day of the Girl”, a report has found that gender equality is good for boys, as well as girls.