October 11: #DayoftheGirl

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Oct 11 is not just a day; it’s a  #‎DayoftheGirl  #movement.

Join @WFF_Women to share what this day means to you and take your pledge for girls rights

Empowerment of and investment in girls are key in breaking the cycle of discrimination and violence and in promoting and protecting the full and effective enjoyment of their human rights” –-United Nations Resolution 66/170

Just two years ago, the UN declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child to raise awareness about all issues concerning gender inequality around the world.  It’s a day when activist groups come together under the same goal to highlight, discuss, and take action to advance rights and opportunities for girls everywhere.

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