Girls deserve to dream and realize their fullest potential. They deserve to follow their dreams and become leaders, politicians, changemakers, philanthropists, engineers among others.
According to UNESCO, 129 million girls are out of school with 50 million girls in sub-Saharan Africa. In Africa, girls face barriers to education of which these barriers are both economic and cultural, and they have a profound impact on the educational opportunities available to girls. In some cases, these barriers can be so severe that girls are unable to access education at all