Because I am a girl: Progress and Obstacles to Girls’ Education in Africa. Africa Report 2012

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English, French

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Plan International

This is the first pan-Africa ‘Because I am a Girl’ report, prepared by Plan’s Regional Office of Eastern and Southern Africa and Plan West Africa Regional Office. This report presents the difficulties faced by girls, their families, communities and teachers across Africa, and how their experience of education is impacted and influenced by policies, cultural practices and traditional values.

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