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Advocating for young women porters in Ghana

Global Sisters Report (blog) - 18 Dec 2017
Given that this exposes young women to human trafficking, all forms of abuse and sexual exploitation, we sisters took action on the eve of the International Day of the Girl Child. We did a full day's public awareness campaign on behalf of the kayayei ...
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brandchannel: Café Society: 5 Questions With Aleta Chase About ... - 18 Dec 2017
The Kellogg's NYC café is now open, having moved from its Times Square perch all the way downtown to the north end of Union Square on 17th Street in Manhattan. Reopening in a second floor above an AT&T store, it's now in bigger space overlooking — one ...
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Judge awards Sh4m to girl who was strip-searched by police

Nairobi News - 18 Dec 2017
Upon entering the vehicle, the police conducted a search and found bhang, which was hidden in the girl's undergarments. The girl, named withheld, was charged in court the following day, where she pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 18 months' probation ...
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Holiday Gift Ideas to Inspire Every Girl in STEM

HuffPost - 29 Nov 2017
Giving beyond borders. If you would like to support girls in your community and beyond, there are organizations like Technovation and the Exploratory doing good work to empower girls through STEM and mentors. For more ideas on how you can support girls ...
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In support of International Men's Day

Gibraltar Chronicle - 21 Nov 2017
Westside celebrated International Men's Day yesterday with an event to raise funds and awareness of Prostate Cancer Support Group Gibraltar and the Gibraltar Samaritans. This is the second year that the students of Westside showed support for IMD. “We ...
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Andra Day and Common to perform at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Amsterdam News - 21 Nov 2017
Also, hook a sista up with some cookies!" Day performed at the 2016 International Day of the Girl event at the White House and received the prestigious Powerhouse Award at the 2016 Billboard Women in Music event. She is a true G.I.R.L. (Go-getter ...
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Sustainable development goals, a way to go for the girl child

Guardian (blog) - 25 Nov 2017
Dr. Keziah Awosika, the executive director WLDCN, an agency for empowering women through training, advocacy, research and general public enlightenment said WLDCN believes in total empowerment of the woman and girl child.“We organised the symposium ...
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Endangered by deviant passion: Rescuing the girl child

New Telegraph Newspaper - 03 Dec 2017
A number of international agencies and individuals are collaborating with various bodies to generate awareness about the dangers of sexual molestation. Using the media, they create programmes on radio, television and newspapers as well as leaflets to ...
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Aisha Buhari Asks Nigerians To Support Girl Child Education

Wife of the President of Nigeria, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has called on Nigerians to support the education of the girl child. She made the call on Thursday while addressing participants at the 2017 Women and Girls Summit in Abuja, an event organised to ...
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Let's pause for a minute to talk about the girls

USA TODAY - 11 Oct 2017
Wednesday is International Day of the Girl, a United Nations initiative to promote empowerment among the planet's 1.1 billion girls. Sure, progress has been made, but the U.N. points out that for girls across the globe, things are still dire. That's ...

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