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Adolescent Girls Initiative Launch

Adolescent Girls Initiative Launch
Helping 600 Million Adolescent Girls in Developing Countries Get Jobs
Friday, October 10, 2008
Overview:

Grammy award winning African singer, Angelique Kidjo and other women from around the world praised the launching of a new initiative which addresses the economic needs of adolescent girls and young women in poor or post-conflict countries. 

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  • October 10, 2008—Grammy award winning African singer, Angelique Kidjo and other women from around the world praised the launching of a new initiative which addresses the economic needs of adolescent girls and young women in poor or post-conflict countries. And women from around the world gave emotional testimonies about what the new initiative could mean when expanded.



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