HELLO! LET'S PROTECT OUR GIRLS
Girl Child Marriage
“Educating girls, ultimately educates everyone. It is the power within that can move mountains without”
Since July 2009, I have been a friend and occasional mentor to a unique high school for girls run by the Bangalore Municipality.
Young women and girls face multiple and complex barriers to education, gender equality and economic stability including the burden of domestic work from an early age, security issues, child marriage a
Brief Note: I got the inspiration to write this story after watching an interview about a young girl who was to be married off at age 14; she wanted to be a doctor.