Malala building inauguration

On the 9th of March 2020, the secondary building was officially renamed “Malala” Building in honour of Malala Yousafsai, the Pakistani activist for female education.

At the age of 17, Malala received the Nobel Peace Prize, making her the youngest recipient of this prestigious award. Her activism for education for all in Pakistan and in the world made her the natural choice for pupils who suggested to rename the building after her. As a guest of honour, the school invited sociologist Malika Hamidi, author of the book Un féminisme musulman, et pourquoi pas?  Malala's famous quote One child, ein Lehrer, un livre, een pen can change the world is now engraved on a plaque at the entrance of the building...