When a girl in the developing world gets pregnant.........



 She leaves school either voluntary or forced



There are often informal and formal educational policies in place that bar her from returning to school.



She is often not welcomed and supported when she returns to school



She is ridiculed by fellow students and seen as a bad influence on her peers



She faces shame and stigma from her parents, schools, peers and communities



She is often kicked out of her home to preserve her families' reputation



She receives no support which leaves her vulnerable to homelessness, poverty, abuse and sexual exploitation



She is seen as irresponsible, naive and inadequately prepared to take care of a child