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“I believe we all have a part to play in the fight to end abuses like FGM and child marriage. It’s a powerful stance that we’re all taking, and by uniting together we can help keep millions of girls safe from harm.” – Natalie Dormer, Actress

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Jamal Edwards, founder, SBTV.

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Esther Rantzen, television presenter and journalist.

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Twiggy, iconic model, actress and singer.

“We must all face up to violence against girls, so that we can end harmful practices like child marriage and female genital mutilation, which affect millions of girls across the world.” – Ronit Zilkha, fashion designer.

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Ebony Day, singer-songwriter, X Factor contestant and YouTube vlogger.

“Helping the next generation of girls to have their rights recognised and respected is a duty for all. Plan has already delivered so many great projects for girls. That’s why I urge everyone to join the Because I am a Girl campaign.” – Miriam González Durántez, international lawyer.

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, Paralympian, parliamentarian and television presenter.

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Jessie Ware, singer-songwriter.

"I believe we must all stand up in support of girls’ rights – their right to go to school, to live a life free from violence, to be involved in decisions that affect their lives, to marry who they want, when they want." – Alex Crawford, Journalist and Special Correspondent, Sky News

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Colin Jackson, former Men's 110m hurdles world record holder and BBC Sport commentator.

“I’ve sponsored a child through Plan since I was just eight-years-old and back then I didn’t realise how fortunate I was to be growing up in a safe environment. I took it for granted. I now want to be a part of the work to protect girls who don’t have that.” – Eliza Doolittle, singer.

“It fills me with hope that someday soon girls can grow up in a world that is free from these harmful practices. I urge everyone – men, boys, women and girls – to join me in standing up for girls’ rights with Plan UK.” – Lena Headey, Actress

“Plan UK is working hard to end these harmful practices worldwide but the stories of these girls just aren’t being heard. This campaign is vitally important.” – Beverley Knight, singer-songwriter and West End star

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Hilary Devey, Entrepreneur, businesswoman and TV personality (Dragon's Den, The Intern)

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Lee McKenzie, BBC F1 reporter and presenter

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Jeremy Hardy, Comedian (The News Quiz, I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue, Jeremy Hardy Speaks to the Nation)

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Dame Zandra Rhodes, Fashion designer

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Clare Holman, Actress (Inspector Morse, Lewis).

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Dr Emily Grossman, Science expert and educator (ITV's The Alan Titchmarsh Show and Sky One's Duck Quacks Don't Echo, with Lee Mack)

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Hugh Maynard, West End star (Miss Saigon)

"I very much admire what Plan is doing to encourage young girls to expand their horizons rather than remain trapped in the cycle of poverty, perpetuated by early marriages and a lack of education." – Joanne Harris, author

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Katie Thompson, Singer-songwriter

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Krystal Roxx, producer, DJ (residencies: Hed Kandi, Taio Cruz's world tour) and founder of I AM SUPERFOXX

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Livia Firth, Eco-fashion activist

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Shobna Gulati, Actress (Eastenders, Coronation Street, Dinnerladies) and star of Loose Women

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Sue Perkins, Comedian, broadcaster and co-host of The Great British Bake Off

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Susan Calman, Comedian, panellist and Edinburgh Fringe veteran

"I've just faced up to violence against girls with Plan UK. Add your face to show your support and be a part of the world's biggest campaign for girls' rights" – Zoe Williams, Columnist, journalist and author

"When I found out that this practice is going on in so many places around the world, I was horrified. FGM commonly leads to infection and infertility. We need to stop this violation now. Join me and the biggest girls’ rights campaign in the world." – Freida Pinto, international film actress

"Girls all over the world should be given the chance to go to school and gain their independence. It’s so important that young girls aren’t married young. They deserve to be free of poverty and education is the key." – Sophie Ellis-Bextor, singer and songwriter

"Girls should have all the freedom they want and not be forced or expected to be married young. Plan’s work is vital to empower girls through education; please support it." – Duffy, singer and songwriter

"I can’t imagine what it must be like for millions of girls in poor countries, suffering in child marriages. Being expected to get married so young, have no education and take on marital duties is like a prison sentence. Child marriage must stop; please support Plan." – Jenny Eclair, comedian.

"As a father and grandfather, I can’t think of anything worse than young girls being forced into marriage and not having the right to say no. By supporting Plan’s work to combat child marriage, we can change the fate of millions of girls." – Kevin Whately, actor

"With two daughters of my own, I can’t imagine such young girls getting married before they’ve had a chance to grow up. I’ve signed up to Plan’s campaign because young girls should be in school, not becoming wives and mothers before they’re ready and against their will." – Larry Lamb, actor

"I feel girls should be able to choose their own life partners as women, not girls. They should have the basic right to say no if they want to and should have the same access to education that boys have, which is why I support this campaign." – Skin, singer and songwriter

"I very much admire what Plan is doing to encourage young girls to expand their horizons rather than remain trapped in the cycle of poverty, perpetuated by early marriages and a lack of education." – Joanne Harris, author

"Knowledge and education is something I took for granted as a child and am so grateful for now. Living and learning for yourself is incredibly important. That's why young girls should be walking to class rather than up the aisle." – Eliza Doolittle, singer and songwriter

"It's tragic that in the 21st century there is a need to campaign against the early and forced marriage of young girls but evidently there is. I'm very happy to add my voice to the campaign and hope we see international action to protect the girls affected" – Justine Roberts, co-founder of Mumsnet

"Without education, girls remain runners-up in the human race." – Kathy Lette, author

"Everyone deserves the right to a childhood and an education. I am so lucky to have been given so many opportunities – to go to school, to make my own decisions in love. Every other girl should also have that right." – Laura Whitmore, TV presenter