I know I can
I didn’t want it to get lost in the ‘Day of the Girl buzz’, as it really deserves a profile of its own.
Made by Half the Sky to mark the first UN Day of the Girl last Thursday, the children of Kenya’s Kibera School for Girls have remixed one of my favourite songs (originally by Nas) – with a focus on the power of education.
One line that really stands out (for obvious reasons) is:
“Someday we bloom as flowers; now we plant the seed.”
WARNING: THIS VIDEO IS GUARANTEED TO MELT YOUR HEART
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