My World, My People – A Poem by Khadijah

Khadijah, 17, dreams of one day becoming a world-famous poet. Here she shares an original poem she wrote, “My World, My People.”

Khadija benefits from the United Nations Joint Program for Adolescent Girls (JPAG) in Malawi, a partnership of UNFPA, UNICEF, WHO and UNESCO that provides girls in Malawi – including Khadijah – access to education, vocational skills training, and protection from violence.