Girls

International Day of the Girl via Status of Women Canada

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International Day of the Girl is celebrated on October 11. It is a day dedicated to championing girls’ rights around the world. Canadians recognize how important girls are to our future. That’s because Canadians believe that every girl deserves an equal start in life and the chance to grow to her full potential. That equality starts […]

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October 11th is International Day of the Girl

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United Nations Resolution 66/170 In 2011, as the result of youth advocacy around the world, the United Nations declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child. Its mission is “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to show leadership and reach their full potential.” It’s a day […]

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