Because I am a Girl is a campaign that aims to transform the lives of the worlds poorest girls. Every year from 2007 to 2015 Plan will be producing a report that looks at the different ways girls around the world are affected by discrimination. Plan believes that girls access to education and legal rights can break the cycle of poverty and discrimination that girls face around the world.
Watch the video clips to stimulate discuss about being a girl in a developing country. Student could create their own 4 minute podcast entitled Because I Am A Girl. (Note, the first two video clips are different despite having the same image).
Go to the Plan channel on YouTube to view a range of videos developed for the Because I am a Girl campaign to fight gender inequality, promote girls’ rights and lift millions of girls out of poverty.
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