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Girls and women are essential to building healthier, better-educated and sustainable communities. Women and girls are too often afflicted with some of the harshest aspects of poverty. Instead of victims, women and girls can be powerful community leaders.

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  1. Article: Here's All the Commitments World Leaders Made to Gender Equality at Mandela 100
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    Here's All the Commitments World Leaders Made to Gender Equality at Mandela 100

    By Sophie Barbier|Dec. 9, 2018

    Leaders commit to gender equality at Global Citizen Festival in South Africa Read more

  2. Article: Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History
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    Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 7, 2018

    There are 11 men and 11 women in Victoria's new cabinet line-up. Read more

  3. Article: South Africa Celebrates 100 Years of Woman of Fortitude, Albertina Sisulu, at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100
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    South Africa Celebrates 100 Years of Woman of Fortitude, Albertina Sisulu, at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100

    By Mbali Kgame|Dec. 5, 2018

    “We honour and celebrate her legacy of charity.” Read more

  4. Article: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg Wins First-Ever Global Citizen Prize for a World Leader
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    Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg Wins First-Ever Global Citizen Prize for a World Leader

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 2, 2018

    Solberg has received the inaugural prize for her commitment to fighting for equal rights for women. Read more

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