62 million girls around the world have no access to traditional education due to lack of resources, safety, as well as general attitudes towards women. To combat this issue, First Lady Michelle Obama and AOL launched the Let Girls Build track as part of the Built By Girls challenge. The challenge was open to girls between 15 and 17 years old who worked on projects that would help increase girls' access to education.
Article source: https://techcrunch.com/2016/09/11/let-girls-build/
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