Malala Yousafzai achievements
Malala Yousafzai born July 12, 1997, is a little angel to her parents who embedded in her the courage to stand up against the brutal violence prevailing in society. Malala Yousafzai is a student, 14-years-old, from the town of Mingora in Swat District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan.
Malala Yousafzai came into the limelight at the age of 11 when she had began to write a blog on the BBC website. The Taliban had banned the education of girls into the region and Malala Yousafzai became the advocator of girls education in the Swat valley.
During the second battle in Swat, where Military was operating against the Taliban and were engaged in bringing the change into the society, Malala Yousafzai didn’t care about fear but was seen giving interviews in print and on TV. Malala Yousafzai, based on her countless efforts and endless dedication, was made the chairperson of the District Child Assembly of Swat.
Malala Yousafzai achievements
Malala Yousafzai holds many feathers in her hat, she received the first ever honorable award of National Peace by the government and was nominated for the International Children’s Peace Prize by the advocacy group KidsRights Foundation in 2011. The New York Times made two documentaries on this rising star that was filled with big dreams and motivation to bring change into the society, Class dismissed in Swat valley and A school girls Odyssey were two documentaries written about her. In her diary, Malala spoke up extensively against the repression and suppression by the Taliban and voiced their suffering during the dark times of the Taliban in a diary for BBC.
Malala Yousafzai got her name nominated amongst 98 contenders, and her nomination was announced by South African Nobel laureate, Desmund Tutu a few weeks ago, during a ceremony in Amsterdam, Holland. In the announcement of her name they said, “Malala dared to stand up for her and other girls and used national and international media to let the world know girls should also have the right to go to school.”
Malala Yousafzai wrote in her blog on the BBC website that her purpose of life is to serve humanity, therefore she was always engaged in promoting girls rights into the region.
It was in 2009, that Malala Yousafzai‘s political career started, she became the Child counselor, assembly was established by the Khpal Kor Foundation in 2009 with the support of UNICEF and Malala Yousafzai became the chairperson the District. She described the assembly, “A unique opportunity for young people to voice their concerns about child right’s issues, and to present solutions to address these concerns.” Also she said that, “It was a good experience for the girls that they can share their views in front of the stakeholders, the non-governmental and governmental organizations”
Malala Yousafzai have embedded high dreams and served the purpose of humanity. In her blog she further added about her goals, “I have a new dream . . . I must be a politician to save this country. There are so many crises in our country. I want to remove these crises.” (Malala Yousafzai, Class Dismissed Documentary).