Canada's Conservative government has made it a priority to work to end child marriages around the world, citing the risks to girls' health, but is accused of underfunding contraception through its signature maternal, newborn and child health program.
penniesoftime.blogspot.com "Penny of Time" Adventure: A Conversation on Slavery, Lost Opportunity, and an Act of Service for Free the Girls. Using a book on Booker T. Washington and a bag of bras to donate to Free the Girls, I started a conversation with my boys on slavery, modern-day slavery, and a way that we can help. Teach children to serve.
One Indian man has become a hero after he began educating New Delhi’s poorest children — and even went as far as creating a free school for them under a metro bridge. He has persuaded local laborers and farmers to allow their children to attend his school instead of working to add to the family income, and hopes to equip these children with the tools necessary to overcome their poverty.