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Boys can do the dishes!

“It’s the parents’ fault that girls are always being told that they are less important than us boys. And that as boys we stay away from the household chores and leave it all to the girls. It’s not fair."

Girls do the dishes, cook and wash their brothers’ clothes. They often quit school to work as maids in other people’s homes. Boys and men should also do the household chores, so things are more equal. We shouldn’t treat wives or girls as slaves in their own home.”

Abdoul Fatao, 14, Burkina Faso

Långgatan 13, 647 30, Mariefred, Sweden
Phone: +46-159-129 00 • info@worldschildrensprize.org

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