Far From Home: International Day of the Girl 2018

Far From Home: International Day of the Girl 2018

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10/9/18

Refugees are uniquely vulnerable. But refugees girls doubly so. When extreme violence, hunger or climate drives them from their homes, they are the first to be trafficked for sex or child labor; the first to be exploited as tools of war; and the first to lose their childhoods. Meanwhile, they are the last to be fed, the last to be enrolled in school and, too often, the last to be valued.

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Far From Home: The 13 Worst Refugee Crises for Girls

 

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