Skip to main content

UN Special Envoy for Global Education's Youth Courage Award 2013 for Education

Ashwini, 21, from Bangalore was awarded for fighting against odds to study and campaigning for other children with disabilities and to enable them to achieve the education they deserve

Razia, 15, from Uttar Pradesh for her contribution to education of children

Urmila, 22, of Nepal for her struggle in the field of girls education

Shazia, 15, of Pakistan Malala's friend who was hurt when Taliban shot Malala last year

Raouia, 12, from Morocco for her fight for right to education and struggle to achieve her goals

Keshob, 18, from Bangladesh for her fight against child marriage

Aminata, 20, from Sierra Leone for campaigning to ensure children in Sierra Leone affected by conflict are able to get education