Thursday, September 2, 2010

G(irls)20 Summit

On June 15th, 21 girls from 21 different countries arrived in Toronto, Canada for the first ever G(irls)20 Summit.

For the next 10 days discussed, debated and design ideas to help empower girls and women globally.

Did you know...

Girls and women make up 50% of the world’s population?

Girls and women and considered key to building economically and politically strong communities and countries?
What next?
At the end of the summit, the key issues that will be focused on are:
  • Curriculum improvement
  • Sexual health education
  • Mentorship & Leadership
Have a look at their twitter site to read lots more on the G(irls)20 Summit, or check out a few of the videos from the summit.

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