Providing opportunity for girls improves outcomes not just for them, but also their families, communities and countries.
60% of the children not in school are girls, but studies show that investing in girls’ education raises GDP and employment.
BE INSPIRED SALMA HAYEK PINAULT
ACTRESS, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, MOTHER, DAUGHTER
Around the world, girls and women lack the protection and equal opportunity they deserve. Domestic violence and trafficking disproportionately affect women.
And in spite of gains, women hold just 21% of seats in national parliaments globally. But given the opportunity, women empower themselves and improve outcomes for their families, communities and countries