Day 1 After International Women’s Day – Still Celebrating, Still Advocating

At only 17-yr old, Malala Yousafzai was the youngest recipient, at the time in 2014, as a Nobel Peace Prize laureate for her courageous advocacy of girls education in her home region of Swat District, Pakistan. Blogged for BBC as early as 11-yr old and almost died from being assassinated by a Taliban soldier when she was 15, Malala sparked an international movement of girls education advocacy. Read about Malala here and see her Nobel Prize acceptance below:

Interview of Malala Yousafzai by CNN’s Christiane Amanpour with introduction by Samantha Power, former UN Ambassador for USA:

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