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International Day of the Girl Child: Celebrating the Power and Voices of Girls

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International Day Of The Girl Child: Celebrating The Power And Voices Of Girls

October 11 marks the International Day of the Girl Child, a significant occasion dedicated to celebrating the voices and power of girls across the globe. Championing their rights and reflecting on the challenges they face due to their gender, this day serves as a reminder of the persistent inequalities and dangers that many girls endure.

Canada played a pivotal role in initiating this global effort, aiming to draw attention to the issues faced by girls worldwide. In recognition of the importance of this cause, the United Nations adopted a resolution to formally acknowledge the significance of this date.

In communities both in Canada and around the world, girls are leaving an indelible impact and fostering positive change. From assuming leadership positions as students, entrepreneurs, volunteers, and activists, these young individuals are proving that age is no barrier to shaping the future and improving the lives of others.

For a glimpse into the local initiatives that are fighting for change in Winnipeg and beyond, tune in to CHVN 95.1 FM throughout the day. Hear the inspiring stories of organizations and individuals who are making a difference in their communities and striving to create a better world for girls.

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Rachel Adams

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