Explore three major issues affecting girls and women around the world, and see how achieving gender equality can help promote social justice for all. Read more »
Female genital mutilation is a harmful practice that violates the human rights of girls and women in developing countries. Meet Nkatha, a victim of FGM. Read more »
Girls' rights are human rights. Yet globally, millions of girls are denied education, life-saving health services, and opportunities for a brighter future. Read more »
25 years have passed since the Montreal massacre, but the underlying issues surrounding violence against women continue to be relevant today. Read more »
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women: Girls around the world, including Canada, speak out about gender-based violence. Read more »
World Toilet Day – The lack of sanitation is a global health issue, and when it comes to girls and women, it’s also an issue of gender inequality. Read more »
#BringBackOurGirls: Learn more about the issues surrounding girls’ education and Plan’s work to end violence against girls in school. Read more »
For years, girls' rights activists around the world have been calling for an end to female genital cutting, also known as female genital mutilation (FGM). Read more »
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