Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai to address Canada parliament

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Malala Yousafzai, the 16-year-old Pakistani advocate for girls education who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012, officially opens The Library of Birmingham in Birmingham, central England, on September 3, 2013. Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, shot in the head by a Taliban militant last October after campaigning for girls' right to education, gave an address as she officially opened the new Library of Birmingham. AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS

Canada’s prime minister has announced that Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai will address his nation’s Parliament and get the privileged citizenship gave to her in 2014.

Justin Trudeau says the 19-year-old lobbyist will turn into the most youthful individual to address the body when she visits April 12. Trudeau said on Monday that he and Yousafzai will likewise talk about enabling young ladies through training.

Yousafzai was 15 when she was shot in the head by Taliban activists while coming back from school. She was focused because of her backing for ladies’ instruction.

Yousafzai was at first treated in Pakistan and later traveled to a healing facility in Britain. She won world praise for her battle and was granted the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014.

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