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Nadia Nadim

Footballer, Denmark

Nadia is an Afghan-Danish football player who plays as a striker for French Division 1 Féminine club Paris Saint-Germain as well as for the Danish national team. In July 2019, Nadia was named UNESCO Champion for Girls and Women’s Education and received this recognition for her role in promoting sport and gender equality. Her contribution to the organization is prioritizing young people and advocacy for girls and women’s education at an international level.