Invisible girls: can data help fight gender inequality?
Updated 7:19 PM ET, Tue October 11, 2016
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- A data revolution could bring girls out of the shadows and into schools, a new report says
- 40 million boys and girls in Sub-Saharan Africa will leave school in the next 10 years
- Child marriage, periods and money are among reasons girls drop out
(CNN)When does a child stop being a child and become a girl or a boy? A difficult question which can have serious consequences for children, according to a new report by Plan International, which has been gathering data and analyzing statistics on young adults.