Change Magazine September 2017 Issue - Page 54

HIGHLIGHTS EDUCATION FOR GIRLS: GRASSROOTS PLAYERS AS GAME-CHANGERS Bolun Li from Brazil, started the project, “Rescuing and Valuing Woman”. The project encourages girls and boys to talk about female personalities and the inequality of gender. It also gives girls a space to openly share opinions and experiences of violence against women and the dropouts of girls for forced marriage and child labor. The initiative is quite simple, however considering the fact that girls mainly receive information from their textbooks and classmates in high school, the efforts have been tremendous as they have changed the way how girls receive information, and bridged the gap in regular high school education. Another simple but effective initiative, Jazz Hands, encourages children from privileged backgrounds to contribute towards capacit HZ[[و[[BXۛZX[HX\\X\قY]K\YܝZ[\]Y[HX\[]YH]^\˜]Y[[[Z[B\H[][]Y\ˈH\H[]\H[Y\\Hو[[Z[H[\YY][B\H\[[XH\BܙX]]HYY][H[[HB[\XZ[[و[[]][X\[[ݚYBYX[[ٝ[^\Y[\܈[K\[]X]]H\\]\‘\[H\[۝ [HXY^[BY]\]\\^H\]][ۈ]B\ۈ\&HYX][ۋ]\\[XY[B]X[Y[H\\]][ۈY]XZ\[ۜH [Y\XX[L ]YY[\ \\[\[\š[]X]]\XZ]Y Hۛ]\\\XY][Y[ [X H]HXY]Y[^\܈Y[YZ[\X[]YX\܂\&HYX][ۈ\]Z\Y]Z\YX[ۜ܈[K]\X\HYHX[B\\[ܘ\ܛ[]X]]\Z[] ٝ[[H[X]Hۘ\HBXH][ Y]X\HHܘ\ܛ™[]YX[HX\ ]\H\˜\]][ۋHYH[[XZ\H^[ [XK[Y\ۋ]YXKR[X[B\[Y\]H[XYHZ[X[\[[\ݚ[\&HYX][ۋH\B\H[\YHZ\X\Y\˜\]][ۋXܙ[SPQ^[[Y [BX]H\و[X\XYK][[Z[[ۈ\ܘY[X\XYHYܙHBYHو N ܈Hۙ[YK^š]HY[Z[]YHX[HY\\]YۚYX[Xو[X[HH[[ˈ\B\[ \Y[H[H M^YX\[\L[Y[H\Y[x&\XX\[Y[\N[BXY^[BY[YY  YX\\HX\YYYܙH^B\H N\NSPQXYX[H]\YH[X[˜\\ٝ[\ܝ[ۘ][BY\HZ\XۛZX]\˜[[Z[HXܛ[ H[B^]Y]HX[H[[X\XHYܝ[XZ[]\[\H]Y^HY[YXB\H[Y\ۋ\˜H\\][ۈ[Y8'ܚ]XY[^K8'HX[\ۂ[]][\X[B[[[Yܝ܈][X[XY][Y[ˈۙ]\H\\œX\[Y][Y[ [[[ۘ[[[Y[K[[X[]\XK][ۘ[X]]Y\\N^[•[\و[HXY^[H\^H\]][ۂ[HXY^[H\[X\ M˘[[XYYZ[Y\B˘[[XYYZ[Y\H[HXY^[H\[X\ ML