Malala Yousafzai Turns 18: A Guide to the Youngest Nobel Laureate

Published on 12 Jul 2016 . 3 min read

Malala Yousufzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, turns 18 today.  

We take a quick look at Malala, and why she got the Nobel.

Malala being Malala.Malala being Malala.


The Quint’s guide to Malala Yousafzai.The Quint’s guide to Malala Yousafzai.


Malala Yousafzai established the ‘Malala Fund’ in 2013 to work towards the cause of women’s equality and education. She also keeps dropping a few gems like these:


Fighting the Taliban, and death, Malala has undoubtedly inspired a generation who come from tough survival conditions and social taboos, to embrace education. She stands for what once can do to one’s life, by virtue of the choices one makes.

This was originally published on The Quint

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