Green Initiatives invites you on a journey of understanding the hardships of marginalized girls and women around the world at their 52nd Documentary Film Screening of “Girl Rising”.
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In a unique way of story telling, this film provides an extremely personal portrayal of the lives of nine girls as they deal with issues ranging from child slavery to arranged marriages. The film demonstrates the resilience of human beings when faced with such hardship and the importance of education to empower these girls to rise up and shape their futures. We see that “one girl with courage is a revolution”.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Flora Fan is a concerned, creative storyteller. She is the founder of CONCERN Consulting, a company that provides end-to-end solutions for social projects. CONCERN's clients include FON (Friends of Nature), SEE, NPI and Yongyuan Foundation. Prior to CONCERN, she was a 'Greennovator', promoting sustainability in business and community. She has personally organized and led over 100 sustainability-focused events for the local community and rural kids, and created 10+ videos on environemntal topics that have received over 2 million views. Flora loves yoga, cooking, and is an avid biker.