The Boston Globe is hosting a screening of Girl Rising, a groundbreaking film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies, on Tuesday, December 3 at 6 p.m.
The film presents the remarkable stories of girls around the world.
Attendees will meet noted speakers, Prodita Sabarini, the 2013-2014 Elizabeth Neuffer fellow, and Farrah Stockman, columnist and editorial writer for the Globe who writes about Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan. Both will be speaking after the film.
Attendees will also have the chance to learn more about Prosperity Catalyst‘s role in helping more girls go to school.
Register at BostonGlobe.com/insiders or email Elizabeth.Torres.email@example.com for more information.
Congratulations to Adamajan Bah, Hibo Abdullahi and Mariam Bah for their work on the “Why some wear the hijab–and some don’t” package, which is now featured in the Teen Voices Rising series on the Women’s eNews website.
WriteBoston has partnered with Women’s eNews, an award-winning nonprofit news service that covers issues of particular concern to women and provides women’s perspectives on public policy. Women’s eNews reaches an estimated 1.5 million readers each year. The partnership will work to help Teen Voices Rising girls find their voice.