October 11 is International Day of the Girl

October 11 is International Day of the Girl

[link_popup id='4930' link_text='Click to subscribe' name='Subscribe'] In 2011, a UN resolution was passed declaring October 11 the International Day of the Girl Child! Its mission is “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing...
Empowering Women and Girls: By the Numbers

Empowering Women and Girls: By the Numbers

Girls with little or no education are far more likely to be married as children, suffer domestic violence, and live in poverty. According to recent reports from the World Bank, aross the globe, approximately 65 percent of women with primary education or less are...