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6 Infographics About Being a Woman that Will Make You Want to Take Action

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6. The Girl Effect

The infographic below was created by the Girl Effect which is a movement about leveraging the unique potential of adolescent girls to end poverty for themselves, their families and the world. It highlights the problem of child marriage which leads to pregnancy and childbirth which can be fatal for young girls not to mention damaging to a country’s economy.

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6:28AM PDT on Jun 25, 2014

So sad and depressing! Thanks for the infographics.

2:52AM PDT on Aug 28, 2013

Education, education, education.
Thank you for this article.

7:00AM PDT on May 25, 2013

outrageous

5:59AM PDT on May 7, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

1:36PM PDT on Mar 19, 2013

Sigh! long way to go...

1:48PM PDT on Mar 18, 2013

Interesting.

7:32PM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

ty

3:40PM PST on Jan 28, 2013

Interesting but depressing.

5:21AM PST on Jan 27, 2013

Thanks Ximena for sharing these great info-graphics.

9:05AM PST on Jan 26, 2013

These demands seem too strong that have otherwise not reach the deserving.

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