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Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone at Garissa University College today.

April 2, 2015 - 2:43am
Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone at Garissa University College today.


Gunmen storm Kenya's Garissa University College
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Gunmen have stormed a university compound in the north-eastern Kenyan town of Garissa, near the border with Somalia.

Happy International Women's Day!! We are very thankful for all of the amazing Ma...

March 8, 2015 - 12:30pm
Happy International Women's Day!! We are very thankful for all of the amazing Maasai women we've had the opportunity to meet and work with. Thank you for your strength, knowledge, and beauty!


Day 2 of the International Women's Day Forum! Follow this inspiring conversation...

March 5, 2015 - 11:16am
Day 2 of the International Women's Day Forum! Follow this inspiring conversation live all day at www.uschamberfoundation.org/event/international-women-s-day-forum-2015. #USCCFWomen


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Solving Youth Unemployment The key to solving youth unemployment is to equip young Americans with the skills they need to compete in the modern workforce. Read more

We're in NYC this week participating in the 2015 International Women's Day Forum...

March 4, 2015 - 3:07pm
We're in NYC this week participating in the 2015 International Women's Day Forum! Stay tuned for updates and stories from this exciting forum focused on empowering girls and women across the world. #internationalwomensday

Join Emma Watson this Sunday, March 8th, for a conversation on gender equality t...

March 2, 2015 - 6:12pm
Join Emma Watson this Sunday, March 8th, for a conversation on gender equality to celebrate International Women's Day! #heforshe




I hope you’ll join me on Sunday 8th of March at 1PM NYC/5PM London-time for a conversation about He For She and Gender Equality, live on Facebook. If you’re in London and would like to be there in person, tell me how you are making a personal impact to advance gender equality. Please submit your story, here: http://goo.gl/forms/dRzVjsdNSR, by 12PM London-time on Wednesday 4th of March and you could be selected to attend this special event as an audience member! Em x

Today is International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. More...

February 6, 2015 - 12:27pm
Today is International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. More than 130 million girls across the world have been cut and another 30 million are at risk. SPREAD THE WORD - it's time to stand #TogetherForZero to #EndFGM.


What a personality! At 6 years old, Diana is our very youngest student, beloved...

January 30, 2015 - 2:04pm
What a personality! At 6 years old, Diana is our very youngest student, beloved by her MGEF "big sisters," and thrilled to be in school. Meet all our amazing scholars here: http://www.maasaigirlseducation.org/students/list-of-students


What a personality! At 6 years old, Diana is our very youngest student, beloved...

January 30, 2015 - 2:04pm
What a personality! At 6 years old, Diana is our very youngest student, beloved by her MGEF "big sisters," and thrilled to be in school. Meet all our amazing scholars here: http://www.maasaigirlseducation.org/students/list-of-students


What a beautiful story! Education has no age limit :)

January 23, 2015 - 1:44pm
What a beautiful story! Education has no age limit :)


Kenyan grandmother at school with her great-great-grandchildren
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A 90-year-old Kenyan woman, who goes to class with six of her great-great-grandchildren, is believed to be the oldest primary school pupil in the world, writes the BBC's Ed Thomas.

Did you know?

January 22, 2015 - 11:23am
Did you know?


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1 extra year of education = earning 10% more. And for countries, each additional year of schooling can add up to 18% to GDP/person. New Investment Case for Education and Equity report from our partner @[68793499001:274:UNICEF] lays out the facts about why every country needs to invest in education. Get it here: http://uni.cf/investedu

Check out the link below for an effortless way to invest in girls' education!

January 12, 2015 - 9:47am
Check out the link below for an effortless way to invest in girls' education!


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From all of us at MGEF, thank for a wonderful year of learning and growing. To...

December 31, 2014 - 1:00pm
From all of us at MGEF, thank for a wonderful year of learning and growing.

To send even more Maasai girls to school in 2015, please visit: http://www.maasaigirlseducation.org/donate


Read all about MGEF's work this year in our 2014 Annual Update!

December 18, 2014 - 10:57am
Read all about MGEF's work this year in our 2014 Annual Update!


MGEF's Annual Update, 2014
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"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I'm committed to this issue. I'm in." - Michelle Obam We were so excited to se...

December 12, 2014 - 8:48pm
"I'm committed to this issue. I'm in." - Michelle Obam

We were so excited to see the First Lady's pledge to expand education for girls overseas.

Read more here: http://t.co/bGEEgqFRcl


Michelle Obama pledges stepped-up effort to educate girls overseas
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First lady Michelle Obama pledged on Friday to help in the drive to expand girls' access to education in countries where they struggle with poverty, violence, forced marriage and socioeconomic constraints.