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When girls are educated, you get effects that cascade throughout society.

When girls are educated, you get effects that cascade throughout society.
Posted 5 months ago

Perhaps if we all subscribed to the African concept of Ubuntu - that we all

Perhaps if we all subscribed to the African concept of Ubuntu - that we all become people through other people, and that we cannot be fully human alone, we could learn a lot. There'd be less hatred and more harmony.
Posted 5 months ago

I think change needs to be egoless. It's not about my leaving my fingerprin

I think change needs to be egoless. It's not about my leaving my fingerprints or a legacy. It's more important to be part of a process by rolling up your sleeves, being on the ground, initiating projects, starting campaigns - you know, building stuff.
Posted 5 months ago

We always say Jordan is not rich in natural resources - we don't have oil o

We always say Jordan is not rich in natural resources - we don't have oil or gas like some of our neighbors do - but I think in terms of human resources, we are quite lucky and we are really trying to foster an environment of innovation and technology. I
Posted 5 months ago

In education, technology can be a life-changer, a game changer, for kids wh

In education, technology can be a life-changer, a game changer, for kids who are both in school and out of school. Technology can bring textbooks to life. The Internet can connect students to their peers in other parts of the world. It can bridge the qual
Posted 5 months ago

As a child I sometimes used to travel to the West Bank to visit my family,

As a child I sometimes used to travel to the West Bank to visit my family, so I know what the checkpoints felt like. I knew what it was like to live under occupation.
Posted 5 months ago

If one girl with courage is a revolution, imagine what feats we can achieve

If one girl with courage is a revolution, imagine what feats we can achieve together.
Posted 5 months ago

Social media are a catalyst for the advancement of everyone's rights. It's

Social media are a catalyst for the advancement of everyone's rights. It's where we're reminded that we're all human and all equal. It's where people can find and fight for a cause, global or local, popular or specialized, even when there are hundreds of
Posted 5 months ago

Learning to read and write changes lives; it means jobs, money, health, and

Learning to read and write changes lives; it means jobs, money, health, and dreams fulfilled.
Posted 5 months ago

When you deprive people of their right to live in dignity, to hope for a be

When you deprive people of their right to live in dignity, to hope for a better future, to have control over their lives, when you deprive them of that choice, then you expect them to fight for these rights.
Posted 5 months ago