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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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6:23PM PDT on Aug 23, 2014

Alarming! We have a long, long way to go and a lot of people need to change their way of thinking. Child marriage is a disaster.

10:32AM PDT on Aug 23, 2014

And when we think how hard women worked and suffered to get us the vote.

What happened?

5:09AM PDT on Aug 4, 2014

Equality??

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

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