I would like to echo the words of our chairperson for today, chazia mourali: the baby girls found dead on refuse heaps, for example, because. Forget about waiting 40 weeks to find out the sex of your baby practically since the beginning of time, moms-to-be and the people who love. The international day of the girl child is observed on october 11 every year across world to recognize girls' rights and the unique challenges girls face around. A young girl sits in the shade, while her sister sleeps behind her, at an idp camp in baidoa for victims of a drought currently affecting somalia un photo/tobin. As zimbabwe joins the rest of the world in commemorating the international day of the girl child, under the theme “the power of the adolescent girl: vision for.
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Today we celebrate the international day of the girl child in its fourth year as an internationally recognised day dedicated to highlighting the. Child marriage continues to be one of the greatest barriers that prevents girls from today in bangladesh, 59% of girls are married before their 18th birthday. Girls below 19 years of age comprise one-quarter of india's rapidly growing population of tomorrow a woman shapes the destiny of civilizationthe little girl of today” sacrificing a girl child in the name of cultural belief is also reported. The child he refers to is his 29-year-old only child my friend could care less that his only offspring is female he bursts with daughter pride, but most fathers want.
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About 11 billion girls live in the world today, but not all live equally nations observes oct 11 as international day of the girl child in an effort. Here are 10 surprising facts about girls' education around the world nearly 70 million children around the world today cannot get a basic. Help girls like sofia escape child marriage and realise their dreams instead by sponsoring a girl today. Such is the tragic irony of fate, that a beautiful creation such as the girl child is today one of the gravest concerns facing humanity, with a volley of summits,.
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