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Causes

Sobering Report Finds Millions More Women & Girls Affected By FGM Than Acknowledged

Sobering Report Finds Millions More Women & Girls Affected By FGM Than Acknowledged

Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting (FGM/C) is happening in far more countries around the world than widely acknowledged, and the number of women and girls who are affected is being […]

Boys We Like, Girl on a Mission

Teen Activists In Bangladesh Working To Prevent Child Marriage Through An Org. Funded By UNICEF

Teen Activists In Bangladesh Working To Prevent Child Marriage Through An Org. Funded By UNICEF

On February 27 of this year, the Bangladesh parliament approved the passage of a new law which shocked many human rights organizations an activists who are working to end the […]

Working Women

More Than 800 Teachers Being Trained As Education Role Models For Girls In Rural Nigeria

More Than 800 Teachers Being Trained As Education Role Models For Girls In Rural Nigeria

By now many of you may be familiar with the statistics concerning girls education globally. It is estimated 62 million girls around the world today are not in school, and […]

Causes, Editors Blog

WEEKLY WRAP UP: The Girl Summit Tackles FGM & Child Marriage

WEEKLY WRAP UP: The Girl Summit Tackles FGM & Child Marriage

This week a very important event was held in the UK. The Girl Summit was the first of it’s kind and it was aimed at discussing and tackling two main […]

Causes, Celebrities

Katy Perry Becomes UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

Katy Perry Becomes UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

Never one to sit still or relax for even a moment in her career, Katy Perry has embarked upon a new project, but this one is a little different. She […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission, Politics

Lauren Bush: “Life’s Too Short To Waste It On Something You Don’t Want To Do”

Lauren Bush: “Life’s Too Short To Waste It On Something You Don’t Want To Do”

Lauren Bush, niece of former US President George W. Bush is a model, designer, and an activist. She has graced the cover of Vanity Fair and Vogue magazines throughout her […]