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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

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"If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people."

A plan is the key to success.

Having access to contraceptives reduces maternal and infant mortality, along with a host of other benefits. Check out this inforgraphic for more details.

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"If women can legally be enslaved for "the good of the child," the other perpetrator, I mean, parent, should be legally required to stick around as well, right?" (satire, obviously). If you can't recognize injustice until you are a victim too, that's bad.