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March is Women’s History Month!

14 Mar

March is Women’s History Month!

Only an official celebration since 1981, when Congress established “Women’s History Week”, it would take another 6 years until the entire month of March was dedicated to Women’s History. The themes for 2012 Women’s History Month are Women’s Education and Women’s Empowerment. Did you know that women were not allowed to attend college until 1833 […]

5th World Conference on Women Announced

9 Mar

The President of the UN General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser and the Secretary-General of the United Nations H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon would like to jointly propose the convening of a Global Conference on Women by the United Nations in 2015, twenty years after the last women’s summit in Beijing. Given that women compose […]

The voice of authority ..

25 Feb

“The voice of authority will be younger. The voice of authority will be educated.” —Lizzie Turner and Angela Tilahun Ethel Walker School, Class of 2014

Countdown to Consultation Day!

24 Feb

Right now, girls and women from more than 150 countries are making their way to New York City for the annual convening of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. Even though the meetings of the Commission over the next 2 weeks are restricted, the numerous NGOs dedicated to Women and Girls around […]

Hello girls of the world!

23 Feb

Welcome to this girls life, a website dedicated to the girls of this world, whose daily experiences vary so vastly, and yet share many common themes. We encourage submissions from all girls!