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Malala's Plan To Secure 12 Free Years Of Education For All Children

AP | Posted 07.06.2015 | Impact

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai wants world leaders to spend more money, on top of their earlier promises, to s...

Meet The 'Malala' Of Syria Who's Urging Refugees To Get An Education

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 02.25.2015 | Impact

She’s been dubbed the “Malala” for Syrian refugees and it’s easy to see why. After fleeing the horrors of her country’s bloody civil war,...

Malala To World Leaders: 'Do Better' On Human Rights

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.11.2014 | Impact

Malala Yousafzai wants to raise the bar in 2015. The Pakistani children's rights activist -- who gained global prominence after surviving gunshot w...

Pakistan's 'I Am Not Malala Day' Denounces Nobel Peace Prize Winner

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 11.14.2014 | Impact

While many Pakistanis were grateful to finally have a role model to celebrate when Malala Yousafzai won the Nobel Peace Prize last month, a local educ...

Malala Donates Prize Money To Help Rebuild 65 Damaged Schools In Gaza

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.30.2014 | Impact

Malala Yousafzai is putting her own accolades toward a global mission for change. The recent Nobel Peace Prize winner -- who gained international ...

There's Work to be Done

Amy Cooper | Posted 07.14.2014 | World
Amy Cooper

As the world watches in horror and keeps their fingers crossed for the safe return of the 300-plus girls captured in Nigeria, there has been much conf...

Malala To Donate Proceeds From Portrait To Nigerian Girls' Education In Move Of Solidarity

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.14.2014 | Impact

In an inspiring (and meta) move, ardent education activist Malala Yousafzai will donate the proceeds from the sale of a portrait of herself to help gi...

Nigerian Kidnapping Highlights Dangers Girls Worldwide Face In Going To School. Here's What You Can Do

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.08.2014 | Impact

The kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian students has sparked international outrage and has underscored the risks millions of girls across the globe face...

Malala Portrait Expected To Fetch $80,000 For Charity

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.17.2014 | Impact

A portrait of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban, is expected to fetch up to $80,000 for her charity when it i...

Donors Pledge $1 Billion To Pakistan For Education

AP | Posted 03.30.2014 | World

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown says international donors have pledged to provide Pakistan with about a billion dollars ...

Malala's Dad: 'I Am Known By My Daughter And Proud Of It'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 03.18.2014 | Impact

He comes from a part of the world that keeps its women hidden and powerless, yet Ziauddin Yousafzai couldn’t be happier that his daughter is the rea...

Malala Helps Syrian Children Refugees Cross Border

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 02.18.2014 | Impact

After nearly getting killed by the Taliban for fighting for girls’ education rights, Malala Yousafzai is doing whatever she can to protect Syrian re...

Malala Responds To Backlash, Says She's No Western Puppet

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 10.16.2013 | Impact

In response to criticism that she's become a Western mouthpiece, Malala Yousafzai says she is nobody's fool. In a BBC interview Sunday, the 16-year...

Are Adolescent Girls The Key To Ending Poverty? | Posted 10.11.2013 | Impact

The name Malala Yousafzai became known the world over after the Pakistani teenager was shot in the head and neck by the Taliban -- a high price to pay...

This Guest Made Jon Stewart's Jaw Drop

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 10.10.2013 | Impact

Jon Stewart isn’t easily impressed. But on Tuesday, a 16-year-old left this sardonic late-show host speechless. A year after she was shot by the...

Malala Wows Us (Again) By Saying 'I Am The Most Lucky Girl'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.27.2013 | Impact

She was shot point blank by the Taliban simply for wanting to go to school, but Malala Yousufzai still believes that she is the “luckiest,” the ar...

Malala Gets Big Honor

AP | MIKE CORDER | Posted 09.06.2013 | Impact

THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who survived a Taliban assassination attempt last year, was honored Friday with the C...

Malala's Celebrity Status Still Not Matched At Home | Posted 07.16.2013 | Impact

Last Friday, Malala Yousafzai took to the podium at the U.N. It was her 16th birthday and her first major public appearance since the Taliban’s atte...

WATCH: Malala Delivers UN Speech Of A Lifetime

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 07.12.2013 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS -- Malala Yousafzai celebrated her 16th birthday on the world stage at the United Nations, defiantly telling Taliban extremists who tri...

WATCH: 10 Moving Things From Malala's Speech That Gave Us Goosebumps

The Huffington Post | Nader Salass | Posted 08.24.2014 | Impact

Malala Yousafzai spent her 16th birthday demanding compulsory education for young people worldwide. In a speech Friday at the UN in New York, the ...

Malala, Girl Shot By Taliban, Takes Education Fight To UN

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 07.15.2013 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS -- A new report released to mark the 16th birthday of a Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for promoting education for girls says 5...

Inspired by Malala, We Must Make School Accessible to the World's Children

Gordon Brown | Posted 02.08.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

When Malala Yousafzai was targeted and shot by the Taliban simply for wanting to go to school, the whole world of education was changed forever. So long as there are children denied the chance of school, Malala will be the standard bearer for their rights.

I Am Malala: A Crusader for Girls' Education Worldwide

Nicole Melancon | Posted 01.09.2013 | Impact
Nicole Melancon

What is so incredibly striking about Malala is that she made a decision to stand up for what she believed was wrong. Little did she know that her act of defiance would make her a crusader and activist for girls education around the globe.