Today is International Day of the Girl Child.  ”Education is the great engine of personal development. It is through education that the daughter of a peasant can become a doctor…”  Nelson Mandela

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International Day of the Girl Child day was inspired by the ‘Because I Am a Girl campaign’.  The main aim of the  campaign to address the issue of gender discrimination and promote rights of girls across the world to education…

“On this International Day of the Girl Child, I call on all governments to take action to end all forms of violence against girls in all parts of the world. Together, we must create a world where violence against women and girls is never tolerated and girls are always empowered to reach their full potential. “Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Did you know? …  over 62 million girls worldwide are not in school? How can we change that?…..

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