Education, Not Marriage: Building Better Futures For Girls In Ethiopia

While schools are closed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to prevent the spread of COVID-19, 17-year-old Sehinemariam is continuing her education from home using a distance learning plan developed by the government with support from UNICEF.
While schools are closed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to prevent the spread of COVID-19, 17-year-old Sehinemariam is continuing her education from home using a distance learning plan developed by the government with support from UNICEF. 
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To the 2020 graduating class of Wolaita Sodo University in Ethiopia — and particularly to Meron, the archaeology and heritage management student whom I met one year ago as part of a UNICEF field visit — you inspire me…read at Forbes.com