Category: Gender Equality

May 1, 2022

Violence: Learn to Recognize Them

There are many forms and types of violence. It is vital to be aware of these forms and types of violence to help reduce violence against women and children. 3 Forms of Violence Direct violence […]

April 18, 2022

What Happens When We Invest in Girls’ Education

It is important that everyone receives an education, not just boys. In fact, education is a fundamental human right as protected in Article 26 of the Universal Human Rights. The positive impacts of girls’ education are […]

March 30, 2022

Hmong Daughter-in-law: Women Had to Change

“Just being born as a woman in Hmong culture is wrong. I don’t know what to fight for. I have to accept my destiny. If I fight for my rights, most people would think that […]

March 28, 2022

Women’s Empowerment; Why It’s Important?

We heard the phrase “Women’s empowerment” or “Female empowerment” so often from world leaders and international governmental organizations. What exactly is women’s empowerment? Why is it important to solve global issues? And how can you […]

March 18, 2022

5 Women Who Are Leading The Fight Against Climate Change

We now know there is a vital link between gender, social equity, and climate change. Around the world, women and girls are more dependent on but have limited access to natural resources. Regardless, they bear […]

March 8, 2022

International Women’s Day 2022

March 8 every year is International Women’s Day (IWD)! This year we continue to celebrate women and girls around the world that lead fights for injustice. The theme for International Women’s Day 2022 is “Gender […]

March 1, 2022

Zero Discrimination Day and Gender Equality

“Viruses such as HIV or COVID-19 do not differentiate between people, but societies do.” – UNAIDS. On March 1, we celebrate Zero Discrimination Day. This year’s theme is a continuation of 2020, which challenges the prejudices […]

February 26, 2022

Climate Change and Women – What is the Link?

UN Women has set the theme for International Women’s Day on March 8, 2022, which is “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow.” This theme intends to recognize the women and girls who are leading […]

November 25, 2021

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence – November 25

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women was started by The United Nations General Assembly in 1993. The day is observed on November 25 and raises public awareness about violence against women. […]

November 15, 2021

Reviewing Lesson Activity From Women For Change Project

Center For Girls (CFG) recently hosted seven workshops between 19 September until 27 October 2021. We reviewed what women leaders have learned over the past five years from the Women For Change Project. These workshops […]