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These Are The 10 Best Places In The World To Be A Girl (And The U.S. Isn't One Of Them)

The American dream isn’t all that promising if you’re a girl, according to a report released Tuesday. The United States didn’t make it to the top 10 (or top 20 or top 30) in Save the Children’s analysis of places where girls have ample opportunities to thrive. When determining where girls are being held back, the international aid group took a number of factors into consideration ? including rates of child marriage, adolescent fertility, lower-secondary school completion and maternal mortality, all of which are part of the framework for the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals to end some of the world’s greatest injustices by 2030.
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