Because I am a Girl: I'll take it from here

Watch this innovative stop-motion film on the plight and power of girls around the world.

Shot in Malawi with the participation of children and young people in the community, it shows how education can give girls the chance to move from poverty to oppportunity.

One in 5 girls of lower secondary school age is out of school. Plan's Because I am a Girl campaign aims to support millions of girls to get the education, skills and support they need to transform their lives and the world around them.

Please Raise Your Hand to support girls' right to quality education at

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Girl facts

open quotes Every 3 seconds, another girl is forced or coerced to marry.close quotes

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