Girls who made their mark in 2016
Girls from around the world have made their presence felt by standing up for their rights. Here’s a run-down of some of the inspirational girls and young women who made a positive difference in 2016.
The women taking charge in Timor-Leste
Only five percent of all village chiefs in Timor-Leste are women. But they're inspiring women in girls to take control of their futures.