'Girl Rising' and Post Screening Discussion

HONG KONG, September 25, 2013 - Room to Read CEO and Co-Founder Erin Ganju said 707 million people around the world are illiterate, and two-thirds are them are women and girls. She explained how the documentary Girl Rising raises this important issue and how the non-profit empowers girls to have an education. 

Video: Watch the complete talk (34 mins., 7 sec)

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