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First Lady Michelle Obama at World Bank Summit

U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama brought her passion for girls’ education and a powerful message to the World Bank Summit. She ended her speech with a story about a girl named Faith from Kenya – a girl in the Global Give

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Mentor Stories: 10 Years of Mentoring ‘HER’

CEO of Shiraz Partners, Conny Dorrestijn; Talent Leader at Microsoft US, Holly Perreault; CEO of The MasterCard Foundation, Reeta Roy; and CEO of the Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV, Laura Ahto share their mentor story.

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Advancing a Future That is For Everyone

Mentoring a girl brings the world another amazing woman! Microsoft shared this 1 min. video with the world. It is a tribute to the 250+ women at Microsoft who mentor girls in the Global Give Back Back Circle, and it

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USAID: From Disadvantaged Girls to Global Ambassadors

Unlike most girls born into poverty, three young Kenyan women – all recipients of scholarships and mentorship opportunities from the Global Give Back Circle (GGBC) –are leading the global discussion on girls’ empowerment. Read Mor

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How Father Defied Culture To Support Daughter’s Education in West Pokot

Violence Against Women is taking root in most parts of the country and the perpetrators are viewing it as a normal practice in a family or community. The victims always end up suffering in the hands of their husbands, boyfriends

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Global Give Back Circle

Global Give Back Circle Beneficiary, Faith Chepkiror, shares her story and the brave story of other Kenyan girls.

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Stories of Girls Rescued from FGM

Africa Genesis TV interviews Global Give Back Circle beneficiaries, as they share their rescue story.

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Beneficiary, Sarah, Speaks in Plenary Session at FHI 360 Summit

Catherine M. Russell: Ambassador-At-Large for Global Women’s Issues, U.S. Department of State and Sarah Muthoni, Global Give Back Circle Beneficiary. June 15th-16th, 2016, FHI 360 hosted the 4th global Gender 360 Summit in Washington, DC. The two-day summit put a

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USAID: Girls, Mentorship, and the Private Sector

Resilience. The development community sees resilience as a bridge between emergency response and long-term development. Yet, it can be difficult to understand what the term really means. Read Mor

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Global Give Back Circle – Half the Sky Movement

Empowering girls transforms communities. Half the Sky Movement documents the Global Give Back Circle Educate ‘HER’ Parade in Kenya.

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