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The Hunger Project Global

Up to half of girls become mothers before their 18th birthday in developing countries. Pregnancy and childbirth are the number one killer of 15-19 year old girls. This is a global problem. So what can be done? Invest in girls. It's not just right - it's smart economics. Visit www.girleffect.org

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