Educating girls helps them to grow up to take better care of themselves, their families and their communities. Women who have learned skills become valuable workers who boost an economy.
In some places, despite the demand for skilled workers, girls are not trained. But with training, they can grow up to excel at just about any job, from trades such as electrical work, plumbing or car repair to careers in information technology or science.
Invest in girls. It pays off.