Girls’ Globe is partnering with Johnson & Johnson to cover issues related to maternal and child health and well-being, and to provide live coverage at various conferences and events.
FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Girls’ Globe has partnered with FHI 360 to cover online conversations at international development conferences in 2013, including Women Deliver, United Nations General Assembly Week and International Conference on Family Planning.
Girls’ Globe partnered with Women Deliver to support live coverage of the Women Deliver 2013 conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as well as the United Nations General Assembly Week in New York City, USA. Women Deliver is a global advocacy organization bringing together voices from around the world to call for action to improve the health and well-being of girls and women.
Girls’ Globe is proud to be a member of the Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition, a global partnership of public, private and non-governmental organizations, that aims to improve reproductive health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries through increasing access to quality reproductive health supplies.
Girls’ Globe is partnering with Save the Children’s EVERY ONE Campaign. No child is born to die. And no mother should die giving birth. Yet every year millions do. Save the Children is campaigning to end this injustice. Read about their vision, goal and objectives. Girls’ Globe is also a partner of Save the Children’s Education Global Initiative, with the vision that every child receives a good quality education and learns the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in the 21stcentury. This is the right of every child, irrespective of their gender, ethnicity, social class or income, or whether they live in conflict zones or fragile states. Save the Children joins Girls’ Globe as a featured organization, to share stories of their work to end preventable maternal and child deaths and make sure every child receives a quality education.
Girls’ Globe is a proud partner of the global Campaign to End Fistula, lead by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). Obstetric Fistula is a maternal morbidity and a human rights atrocity. Learn more about Obstetric Fistula, what is being done and more by following the End Fistula Channel on Girls’ Globe.
Honor Diaries is a film in the making, featuring nine courageous women’s rights advocates with connections to Muslim-majority societies raising their voices about honor related violence. These women have dedicated their time and efforts to make change, both in their communities and beyond. Girls’ Globe is proud to be a part of the coalition to support the film and the amazing women behind it. Watch the trailer and read more about the film here.
Menstruation is a part of every girl’s life, yet, it is treated as a taboo in countless cultures and societies across the globe, becoming a barrier for education and other daily activities. A lack of water, sanitation and hygiene may lead to infections and diseases. Girls’ Globe joins in the vision to create a world in which every woman and girl can manage her menstruation in a hygienic way – in privacy, safety and with dignity – at home, school and the workplace. Therefore, WASH United, along with various partners is advocating for the 28th of May to become a globally recognized Menstrual Hygiene Day in 2014 – and beyond.