Malala Yousafzai poses for photographs in New York. Yousafzai survived being shot by the Taliban in 2012 because she advocated education for girls. Frank Franklin II/AP hide caption

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Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has fought to end child labor in India, where 11 percent of the country's children work. In 2010, these children toiled at a construction site in New Delhi. Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images hide caption

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Mullah Fazlullah was selected Thursday as head of the Pakistani Taliban. Nicknamed "Radio Mullah" for his fiery religious broadcasts, he's also blamed for the 2012 attack on Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai. Xinhua /Landov hide caption

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Malala Yousafzai, the 16-year-old Pakistani advocate for girls education who was shot in the head by the Taliban, attends a conversation with the United Nations Secretary General Ban-ki Moon and other youth delegates. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban, attends her first day of school on Tuesday just weeks after being released from the hospital. Malala Press Office/AP hide caption

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Malala Yousafzai in a video released Monday. Storyful hide caption

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In November, Pakistani students in Karachi participated in a "Malala Day" to show support for the girl who was shot when she spoke out against the Taliban. Masroor /Xinhua /Landov hide caption

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Demonstrators in Islamabad at a protest earlier this week about Malala Yousafzai's shooting. Aamir Qureshi /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The front page of today's The News, in Karachi, Pakistan. TheNews.com.pk hide caption

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