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The Girl Declaration

17 Oct

The Girl Declaration

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD 11 October 2013

13 Oct

The NGO Working Group on Girls are selling t-shirts. Check out their website: www.girlsrights.org

NGO Parallel Events at the UN CSW 57

4 Mar

  Complete schedule on link http://www.ngocsw.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Website-parallel-events-final-version.pdf

Events on October 11th Day of the Girl!

10 Oct

UPDATES on the 11 DAYS OF ACTION Campaign: Day 5 is about Girls Education Around the World! Join us tonight at 7:00PM EST at Day of the Girl Summit to learn about how YOU can be part of the global movement for universal girls’ education. Girls Learn International and 10×10 will help guide our chat and share some important resources. Day 6 is about Revolutionary […]

Widespread Abuse of Afghan Women and Girls Detailed

30 Mar

Please read this NY Times article and comment on what can be done to help: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/29/world/asia/report-finds-continued-jailing-for-afghan-girls-running-from-abuse.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=girls%20in%20afghanistan&st=cse

World Café Event with Girls Learn International

18 Mar

  In a few decades, the relationship between the environment, resources and conflict may seem almost as obvious as the connection we see today between human rights, democracy and peace. –Wangari Maathai, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate   On 27 February 2012 a World Café Event was held to answer the question: What can we do together to […]

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 […]