“Girl Rising” Let’s Dance (in happiness FOREVER!)

Publié 18 février 2013 Avatar Francisca Lily

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Although this video provokes happy thoughts and upon your first viewing I am presuming that you will that you will see groups of girls happy. But as stated, most of these girls have struggled in life. Education is the one thing that could have made them happy, supress their bad experiences or….. I don’t know! Whenever I watch this video (which I do frequently) I just thank God that I have an education and continue to be educated. I now realise that there is more to standing in front of a c...


Education is more than 4 walls

Publié 10 février 2013 Avatar Francisca Lily

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Inspired by this video, I have deeply thought about education and its purpose. Education (what I thought it was) is something you study and learn, but once the exam has been taken what do I do with that knowledge… I doubt that I will never be able to use some topics covered again. So speaking of education in a place where I am surrounded by four walls, a few windows a white board and a door. I see someone who is there to teach me what is probably only going to be used once and once only in my...


Girls and Education

Publié 13 janvier 2013 Avatar Francisca Lily

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I was once told if you have no talent, then you need education to survive. If that is the case then going to school and being educated is a must… right? As we all know education is not accessed by children in the world. Countries are trying to engage all children into education. With regards to a child’s right the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child 1989 has been adopted by most countries worldwide, Article 28 of the UNCRC 1989 states that a child has the right to primary...


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    Early Childhood Studies Undergraduate and Children's Champion for UNICEF | I have an interest in children's rights and access to education | "Educate all, but educate girls and they might just change the world".


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