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Guaranteed equal and equitable access to excellent education, especially for girls

Do you know about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ?   SDG 4 focuses on education.  The goal is to have inclusive, equitable and quality education for all of us God's children, as well as for us to foster access to lifelong learning opportunities for all.  My late parents were schoolteachers.  Matter of fact, my father was a headmaster, and I was raised to love learning, treasure education, and to hone my thinking skills.  Growing up in the family that I did meant that learning in all circumstances became an ingrained part of my life.  A couple of weeks ago, I participated in the taping of the video challenge for Global Citizen's  Education Commission . Here's my edited Youtube video, sans my plug for our #ChibokGirls     The other videos featured in the challenge are available here . Here below is what I said in its entirety, which by the way, was already posted on this blog on June 24, 2016, the day I went to the Youtube headquarters  at Ch