Malala yousafzai


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  1. 1. MALALA YOUSAFZAI By: Tamara Gracia Medrano and Marco Hernández
  2. 2. WHY DOES MALALA INSPIRES PEOPLE? She insipires people to not be afraid of saying what you think, even if saying it risks your life, she teaches people that you have to do what is right and that you don´t have to be afraid of rasing your voice. “We realize the importance of our voices only when we are silenced”
  3. 3. WHO IS MALALA? Malala was born on 12 July 1997 in Pakistan. She´s an activist for female education and and an advocate for human rights in her hometown Swat Valley. She is also the youngest Nobel Prize winner. Her family is against the taliban, her father is an educational activist. The Taliban: is an Islamic fundamentalist political movement inAfghanistan. It spread throughout Afghanistan and formed a government, ruling as the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
  4. 4. WHAT DID MALALA DO? When the taliban arrived to pakistan Swat Valley and prohibited girls to go to school back in 2008, Malala gave a speech called "How dare the Taliban take away my basic right to education?“. Then in 2009 Malala started a blogg for BBC, she talked about how it was for girls to live under the threats and rules from the Taliban, and denying them education.
  5. 5. A lot of people started visiting the blogg, she continued to write about the girls right to have education. This made her get a nomination for the Children's Peace Prize in 2011, and she got awarded with the Pakistan's National Youth Peace Prize.
  6. 6. WHAT HAPPENED TO MALALA? In 2012 Malala´s family learned that the taliban had issued a dead threat against Malala. Her family thought that the taliban would not hurt a child. On October 9, the same year while Malala was riding a bus to go home, an armed man boarded the bus and demanded to know what girl was Malala, friends of her turned to see her, and that gave her away, the man shot Malala in the side of head, but the bullet traveled through her neck and ended up in her left shoulder. She was left in critical condition but when se was stable they transfered her to to Birmingham, England
  7. 7. In the United Kingdom she was taken out of a medical induced coma. She had multiple surgeries to reconstruct the left side of her face, she had a major brain damage. She recovered quickly and soon she was able to attend school in Birmingham.
  8. 8. AFTER THE ATTACK As soon as she could Malala started giving speeches. In her 16th birthday she gave a sppech at the UN. She has also written an autobiography, ”I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban”, which was released in October 2013.
  9. 9. MALALA NOBEL PRIZE WIN In October 2014, Malala received the Nobel Peace Prize, along with Indian children's rights activist Kailash Satyarthi. Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said: “She is (the) pride of Pakistan, she has made her countrymen proud. Her achievement is unparalleled and unequaled. Girls and boys of the world should take lead from her struggle and commitment." U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon described her as "a brave and gentle advocate of peace who through the simple act of going to school became a global teacher.”
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