Posted on Oct 11, 2021
Plan International Australia’s ‘Represent Us! How diverse role models can transform girls’ lives’ report surveyed 525 Australian girls and young women aged 16 – 25 and found that the emergence of online spaces has been a game-changer for girls to find and connect with role models who reflect their own identities –particularly in the wake of Covid-19.
Posted on Oct 4, 2021
Misinformation and disinformation online is a human rights issue: affecting girls’
rights to participation, to education and to freedom of expression. As girls and young
women struggle to disentangle truth from fiction, facts from propaganda, their trust in
all sources of information — governments, academics, journalists, community leaders
— is undermined.