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What Happens When You Take Girls’ Education in Laos Beyond the Classroom?
Alumna Vilayvone looks back on the life-changing trip she took to Souphanouvong University as a Room to Read Laos Girls’ Education Program participant. “This was the most memorable experience of my life.” — Vilayvone Vilayvone was sure she would never get into college. Her mother and father, a retired soldier, ran a small farm in a rural part of Laos to raise their seven children. Despite everyone waking before dawn to work on the farm, the family always lacked for food and money. “My siblings and I tried to find ways to continue our studies and reduce our parents’ burden,” said Vilayvone,...


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