International Day of the Girl
Since 2012, 11 October has been marked as the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls' empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights.
The theme for 2019 is — GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable
For more information on the important meaning behind this year’s special day, please visit the United Nations’ website.