(h/t David Stephenson) In many communities in Africa, children can't attend school without a school uniform and are even chased away if they try to
June 13, 2008

(h/t David Stephenson) In many communities in Africa, children can't attend school without a school uniform and are even chased away if they try to go to school without a uniform. Often girls don't get the opportunity to attend school that boys get, without support from outside organizations. Read more at The Girl Effect dot org.

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