Would you even know it if you saw it?
Learn more by watching this video by http://girleffect.org :
Description of the project taken from their Youtube profile:
The Girl Effect: The powerful social and economic change brought about when girls have the opportunity to participate in their society.
Because when adolescent girls in the developing world have a chance, they can be the most powerful force of change for themselves, their families, communities and nations.
But while those 600 million girls are the most likely agents of change, they are invisible to their societies and the world.
So what can you do about that? Get yourself seen, whether you're a girl or just believe in girls. Tell us when your voice is posted, and we'll add it here.
If you're ready to learn and do more, head over to girleffect.org.