One Extra Year
Race & Equality • 2m 7s
62 million girls worldwide do not attend school. Just one extra year of education, however, can alter everything from infant mortality rates to the likelihood of democratic governance.
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Though apartheid in South-Africa was abolished in 1994 some of its institutions, such as townships, remain. Initially constructed to house black citizens as part of segregationist policy these are still home to underprivileged, largely-black communities. Experience life in the townships through i...
Facts of Life
Where you're born makes a radical difference to the healthcare you can expect. The disparity between different countries is stark.
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