We believe a better world is possible. An equal world; a world where all children can live happy and healthy lives, and where girls can take their rightful place as equals. This is the world you are helping us create.
A better now for her. A better future for everyone.
Governments around the world have committed to eliminating child marriage by 2030, as part of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, and according to our latest research in the Asia-Pacific region, digital tech could play a critical role in making this a reality.
Periods don’t stop during a pandemic. For millions of girls around the world, being able to safely manage their periods and be free of the taboo and stigma associated with menstruation is vital to ensuring their human rights, health and dignity – and these are all under threat right now as COVID-19 continues to devastate the world.
Education gives girls freedom and choices in life, but did you know it can also act as a powerful protective force against the harmful practice of child marriage?
In communities where child marriage occurs, we’re working with girls to make sure they know their rights and have choices through education. We’re also raising awareness on the risks of child marriage, and supporting families and communities to make sure girls are valued and their voices are heard.