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May 19, 2022

4 Child’s Rights Everyone Must Know

What is The Convention on the Rights of the Child?  The Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCROC) is an international human rights agreement. Since its adoption in 1989 by 196 signatory parties, it […]

May 10, 2022

End Violence Against Children

“Worldwide, it is estimated nearly half of children aged two–seventeen face some form of violence each year” – UNICEF. Violence against children is an urgent public health concern and human rights issue. It affects children of […]

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 […]

April 11, 2022

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This year is, notably, the 21st anniversary of the event. It began in the 1970s with small grassroots movements, and the opening of the first rape crisis center: […]

April 4, 2022

8 Reasons Children Are Out of School

Education is the fundamental human right that every child has. It was reported that more than 130 million children are out of school. In many parts of the world, children still cannot attend school, and […]

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 22, 2022

We Won the Robert D. Stillman Dignity Awards!

Center For Girls (CFG) is thrilled to announce that we won the Robert D. Stillman Dignity Awards from Global Fund For Children! We are honored to receive this award as it honors organizations responding to […]

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 […]