10×10 director Richard Robbins & co-producer Alex Dionne are headed to Ethiopia, where they will be working with our partner World Vision to scout for stories of empowerment. Follow along as they meet with girls and their families, and keep checking our blog to learn more about Ethiopia and other great organizations helping to change the world.
Fact: In Addis Ababa, more than 30 percent of girls aged 10-14 are not living with their parents. Twenty percent of these 30 percent have run away from child marriages.
Check out what this local organization is doing to get these girls off the streets and into school! PEFAN Ethiopia http://web.mac.com/shanisenbetta/www.pefan.org/Welcome.html