How Barbie inspires girls to realise their potential


At the age of five, many girls stop believing their gender can do or be anything. This is the Dream Gap.

Barbie hosts the Be Inspired workshop to empower girls through their limitless potential.

In our video, journalist Poorna Bell chairs a discussion examining how girls can realise their dreams and close the Dream Gap.

Scientist Mala Mawkin and engineer Yewande Akinola share their stories to inspire the young audience.

Barbie is celebrating its 60th anniversary and honours #MoreRoleModels than ever from around the globe in an effort to inspire more girls.

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