#Girls' education

  • Article: Malala Is Going to Oxford University!
    Girls & Women

    Malala Is Going to Oxford University!

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    As students all over the UK get their A-level results, Malala has accepted an offer from Oxford. Read more

  • Article: This African Feminist Was Jailed for Demanding Free Sanitary Pads for Girls
    Girls & Women

    This African Feminist Was Jailed for Demanding Free Sanitary Pads for Girls

    By Colleen Curry|July 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    1 in 10 girls misses school because of their period. Read more

  • Article: GC Unplugged: A Night of Music and Education Advocacy at the Chateau Laurier
    Education

    GC Unplugged: A Night of Music and Education Advocacy at the Chateau Laurier

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 8, 2017

    Global Citizen designed the GC Unplugged event to discuss the key issues in girls' education. Read more

  • Article: The Benefits of Educating Girls Are Widespread. So Why Aren’t We Doing More?
    Girls & Women

    The Benefits of Educating Girls Are Widespread. So Why Aren’t We Doing More?

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau committed to providing $650M over 3 years to support SRHR. But it isn’ Read more

  • Article: Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating
    Girls & Women

    Principal Fired After Forcing 70 Girls to Strip, Proving They’re Not Menstruating

    By Meghan Werft|April 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Some of the girls began breaking down and crying, while others began protesting." Read more

  • Article: After Escaping Marriage to Afghan Man, 70, in 10th Grade, Rihala Is Now Pursuing a Law Degree
    Girls & Women

    After Escaping Marriage to Afghan Man, 70, in 10th Grade, Rihala Is Now Pursuing a Law Degree

    Feb. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “It’s the law that can protect people. Only the law," said Rihala. Read more

  • Article: Davinia Is Getting Married, and Wants to Send Hundreds of Girls to School With Wedding “Charistry”
    Girls & Women

    Davinia Is Getting Married, and Wants to Send Hundreds of Girls to School With Wedding “Charistry”

    By Davinia James|Feb. 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    With the power of pennies and social action! Read more

  • Article: Girl, 8, Gets a Handwritten Note From Her Superhero: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    Girls & Women

    Girl, 8, Gets a Handwritten Note From Her Superhero: Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 11, 2017

    “You look just like me!” Read more