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"Education is, quite simply, peace-building by another name. IT is the most effective form of defense spending there is." Kofi Annan

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"Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope." - Kofi Annan

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Kofi Annan, 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations. Awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace jointly with the United Nations "for their work for a better organized and more peaceful world."

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KOFI ANNAN I simply love this guy's wisdom & intake on religion: From a speech given by Kofi Annan : "...No religion or ethical system should ever be condemned because of the moral lapses of some of its adherents. If I, as a Christian, for instance, would not wish my faith to be judged by the actions of the Crusaders or the Inquisition, I should be very careful to judge anyone else's faith by the actions that a few terrorists may commit in its name."

Women are the change to the rest of the world! #women #empower

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from The Huffington Post

The Power of V-Day and Why #BringBackOurGirls Is Not Enough

This picture again captures Beneatha's desire to gain an education as a women. Beneatha also believes that her education is her ticket out of poverty.

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“We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race. We all share the same basic values.” —Kofi Annan (born 1938) Former Secretary General Of The United Nations

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from Bloglovin’

Knowledge (Venspired Learning)

Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. - Kofi Anon http://ePerceptum.com

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Nelson Mandela – Amandla – Madiba – President Mandela - ANC

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Kofi Annan - "To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you...". inspirational

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