Under the theme, ‘GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable’, International Day of the Girl will this year celebrate achievements by, with and for girls since the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and passage of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
NEWS AND EVENTS
This week, thousands of gender equality advocates are arriving in Vancouver for the 2019 Women Deliver Conference for the purpose of sharing knowledge, experiences and ideas to accelerate progress for girls and women everywhere. The conference theme: Power. Progress. Change.
In partnership with the Akilah Institute, ICRW, Brookings Institution, ILO and UNICEF, UNGEI is co-hosting a special one-day symposium in Washington D.C. on galvanising education, skills, and employment opportunities for women and girls around the world.