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WHO IS MALALA


BIOGRAPHY • SHE WAS BORN IN JULY 12, 1997, MINGORA, PAKISTAN.

• PAKISTANI ACTIVIST WHO, WHILE A TEENEGER, SPOKE • OUT PUBLICLY AGAINST THE PROHIBITION ON THE • EDUCATION OF GIRLS.


HER FATHER • THE DAUGHTER OF AN OUTSPOKEN SOCIAL ACTIVIST AND EDUCATOR, SHE WAS A EXCELLENT STUDENT, HER FATHER WAS AN ADMITRASTOR OF THE SCHOOL WHERE SHE STUDIED.

• HER FATHER ENCOURAGED HER TO FIGHT FOR HER IDEALS. • MALALA AND HER FAMILY FLED THE REGION FOR THEIR SAFETY, BUT THEY RETURNED WHEN TENSIONS AND VIOLENCE EASED.


IDEALS • IT WAS FIGHTING FOR GIRLS AND WOMEN TO HAVE ACCESS TO EDUCATION AND FOR WOMEN TO HAVE PARTICIPATION IN SOCIETY.


CONSEQUENCE • ON OCTOBER 9, 2012, HE WAS THE • VICTIM OF AN ATTACK BY A TEHRIK • E TALIBAN PAKISTAN MILITIAMAN IN

• MINGORA, WHO, AFTER BOARDING • THE SCHOOL BUS MALALA WAS • TRAVELING, REPEATEDLY FIRED HIS • PISTOL AT HER, HITTING HIS SKULL AND NECK


AWARDS • 2011

NATIONAL PEACE PRIZE, FOR ITS DEFENSE OF GIRLS EDUCATION, PAKISTAN

• 2013

UNICEF AWARD OF SPAIN FOR ITS DEFENSE OF THE RIGHT OF GIRLS TO EDUCATION

• 2014

NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

• 2014

PHILADELPHIA FREEDOM MEDAL


MALALA PHRASE • WE MUST BELIEVE IN THE POWER AND STRENGTH OF OUR WORDS. • OUR WORDS CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

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