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Rana is ten years old and studies in the first grade at the CBE class in Daman district of Kandahar province.

Education Prevails over violence

Rana is ten years old and studies in the first grade at the CBE class in Daman district of Kandahar province.

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Girl's Victim of Traditions

Mahjera, now 17 years old was forced to enter into early marriage three years ago. As a result, she had to drop out of school. She comes from a poor and traditional family. She is living in a very remote area of Kabul with her husband and in laws. Prior to her marriage, Mahjera was at 8th grade and earned the highest scores in her class and was very ambitious.

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The Global Childhood Report 2019

The Global Childhood Report 2019

The Global Childhood Report 2019 of Save the Children covers 176 countries, reflects considerable progress comparing 2000 about child rights worldwide. At least 280 million children – or 1 child in 8 – are dramatically better off today than at any time in the past two decades, according to our third annual Global Childhood Report and End of Childhood Index. More children are healthy and surviving past their fifth birthday. More children have enough good food to eat, so their growth isn't stunted. More children - girls and boys - are in school and learning, instead of having to marry, become a parent or go to work. And, more children are safe from violence.

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