https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/women/international-day-of-the-girl-united-nations-what-is-it-jo-malone-girl-up-a857855

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Today marks International Day of the Girl Child: an annual initiative launched by the United Nations to support and empower young women across the globe with the theme this year focused on helping girls overcome adversity. According to UNICEF , 600 million adolescent girls will start work in the next decade and 90 per cent of those living in developing countries will go into informal roles where abuse and exploitation are rife. This is what this 2018’s campaign seeks to combat under the theme: "With Her: A Skilled GirlForce", which marks the beginning of a year-long effort to advocate female entrepreneurship and provide young women across the world with the tools they need to carve their own professional paths. Full story

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