- Actress Freida Pinto is an ambassador for girls' education
- She traveled with first lady Michelle Obama to Morocco and Liberia
- While there, they met with girls overcoming extreme challenges
Freida Pinto is a girls' education ambassador, producer and actor. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers. Watch CNN Films' "We Will Rise: Michelle Obama's Mission to Educate Girls Around the World" on CNNgo.
(CNN)Many of us are aware that millions of girls around the world are denied access to education.