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From Kenya to Brazil, Girls Seek Better Future With New UN Goals

Kenyan teenager Jacinta knew she had no choice but to run away from home the second time a group of men tried to rape her in her coastal village. Humiliated and scared of being attacked again, the teenager fled from Kilifi County to live with her sister in nearby Makueni County where she returned to her studies and her dream of being a lawyer. She also began campaigning for girls' rights. In New York on Friday to witness the United Nations adopt a new set of global goals that...

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