Malala Yousafzai is basically, a Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest Nobel Prize laureate. And she is most prominent for her work in promoting girl’s education.
Initially, she started from her hometown, Swat Valley, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Where the local Taliban banned girls from going to school. Her advocacy has grown into an international movement which promotes women’s right to education.
Malala Yousufzai is now honored by Harvard University for her work.
Harvard’s Kennedy School says Yousafzai will get the 2018 Gleitsman Award at a ceremony on Thursday.
Malala Youafzai is the youngest person to win Nobel Prize in 2014. Above all, she is recognized mostly because of her global work in supporting children’s education.
She was a target. Also, she became a survivor of an assassination attempt.
Harvard’s officials state that her story has inspired a lot of young boys and girls. And they follow her footsteps.