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Malala Doesn't Want Us To Forget About Nigeria's Abducted Schoolgirls

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 04.14.2016 | World

On the eve of the second anniversary marking the mass kidnap of more than 270 Nigerian schoolgirls by Boko Haram militants, teenage Pakistani activist...

Desperate Parents Of Abducted Nigerian Girls Lose Hope In Government, Turn To U.N.

Reuters | Posted 03.07.2015 | Impact

* Eight months since 200 school girls abducted from Chibok * Boko Haram has killed thousands, kidnapped hundreds * Presi...

This Campaign Works Toward #SafeSchools for All Children

Gordon Brown | Posted 12.03.2015 | World
Gordon Brown

With an initial $10 million from the Nigerian government and another $10 million from the Nigerian business community, we are launching a Safe Schools Initiative. It is designed to secure worldwide support for a basic right - that children should be able to go to school without fear.

Teen Talk: What Do Our Teenage Girls Say About #BringBackOurGirls?

Lauren Cahn | Posted 07.11.2014 | Impact
Lauren Cahn

What do my teens feel about what's happened in Nigeria? Or about the fact that in some parts of the world, attempting to pursue an education could cost a girl her freedom and her life? What do the their teenage friends think? What's the buzz in the high school halls?

Michelle Obama Tweets In Support Of Missing Nigerian Girls

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

First Lady Michelle Obama posted a photo to Twitter Wednesday in support of the effort to rescue more than 270 teenage girls who were abducted by the ...