According to Girl Up, a UN organization, 200 million girls never go to school. One in seven girls in developing countries is married off before she’s 15, and because many of their husbands are unfaithful, HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of death for women between the ages of 15 and 49. Many women will have four children by the time they’re 20. On this show, we are saluting global game changers, the people who are trying to improve the bleak reality for women around the world.
March 7, 2013