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Malala's Girl Power Trip
Over the last few years, Malala traveled around the world to meet girls and learn about their fight to go to school. This fall, she’ll start college and continue her own education. But before that, she’s going on her biggest trip yet, visiting North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Follow her journey as she meets as many girls as possible, delivers their messages to prime ministers and presidents around the globe and fights for a world where all girls go to school.

Malala is on a mission — a Girl Power Trip — to meet girls and learn about their fight to go to school. This summer she’s visiting Africa, North America, the Middle East, Latin America and Europe. Follow Malala and read girls’ stories here.

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Lancaster, PA

Malala began her Girl Power Trip in Lancaster, Pennsylvania — a small city known as "America’s Refugee Capital." Lancaster welcomes 20 times more refugees than other city in the U.S. Malala spent the day meeting students and local leaders from this inspiring community.

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Ottawa, Canada

Malala made Ottawa, Canada the second stop on her Girl Power Trip. During her address to the Canadian Parliament, Malala praised Canada for its welcoming of refugees and spoke of the transformative power of girls’ education. She also chatted with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Facebook Live.

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United Kingdom

Malala returned home to take her end-of-year tests — even Nobel Laureates get nervous for exams!

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Postcards to Malala

Malala set out on her Girl Power Trip with a mission to meet as many girls around the world as possible. Why? Because in every country and community, girls are out of school for different reasons.

To understand the problems and how we can help, we need to hear your stories. That’s why we’re asking you to send Malala a postcard today. Tell her about the out-of-school girls in your community or share why you support girls’ education.

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Nigeria

Malala visited Nigeria to meet girls and deliver a message to leaders: step up and invest in education! Nigeria is the richest country in Africa but has the highest number of out-of-school girls in the world. Leaders are spending less and less on education each year — as girls’ lives are getting worse.

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Mexico

Malala is stopping in Latin America to call attention to the rise in child marriage — it is the only region in the world where child marriage is increasing rather than decreasing. In Mexico, she will meet with girls across Latin America who face barriers to their education such as early marriage, internal displacement, machismo culture and poverty.

More than 130 million girls are out of school. Your gift can help change that.

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