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Girls' Education: There can be no Excuses

Tape number: JN3600500

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Type of production: Advocacy

Subject: Adolescent Development & Participation, Child Rights, Poverty & Development, Education, Gender Concerns

Audience: general appeal

Production year: 2003

Duration: 5 minutes

Language versions: English, French, Spanish

Countries: global

Producer: UNICEF



A short video that illustrates the crucial importance of educating all the world’s children—and especially girls, who are often left behind. Education is the most effective tool available to promote global development. The video features boys and girls from around the world, along with comments from UNICEF Executive Director Carol Bellamy and United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan.

Click on "view clip" above to watch the 5 minute video in its entirety. 

Price: $200 Beta, $100 VHS

To order, note title and tape number, and complete the video productions order form.


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