Millions of these 1.1 billion girls are denied opportunities and subjected to discrimination and violence, particularly those living in emergency situations.
In support of the event, UNICEF shared a video on Twitter, showing young girls from all across the world dancing on the song Freedom by Beyoncé. The first theme was "ending child marriage.' In 2013, the theme was "innovating for girl's education" and in 2014, the theme was "Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence.' The theme for 2015 was "The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030" and for 2016, it was 'Girls" Progress = Goals" Progress: What Counts for Girls.' This year, the theme is 'The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030'.
Adolescent girls have the right to a safe, literate, and healthy life, not only during childhood, but also as they mature into womanhood. Child marriageOne in three girls are married before 18, and one in seven before 157. Girls make our communities stronger - and all of us benefit when all people, no matter their gender identity, are able to dream without limits.
Runny eggs back on the menu after health advice reviewed
For UK non-Lion, non-hen and eggs from outside the UK, is that they should always be cooked thoroughly for vulnerable people. This assurance to the public, the NFU said, is crucial for long-term public confidence in the safety of British eggs.
Young girls will take lead of the talk programmes at 300 community radios under "Because I am a Girl" initiative, a global movement of Plan International in coordination with Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (ACORAB). Much more can and needs to be done to harness the data required to ensure programs, policies and services effectively respond to the specific needs of girls.
"Today, across the world, empowered girls are raising their voices to fight for their rights and protection in all contexts". To advance progress for girls, we call for an increased investment in order to enhance national capacity and systems to collect, analyze and disseminate gender data across the age spectrum to improve statistics on gender based violence, teenage pregnancy, sexual and reproductive health issues. Inequality also includes violence against girls and right to education.
Girls have already changed the world for the better, and this generation has the power to magnify that change. It's International Day of the Girl, a day set up by the United Nations in 2011 that focuses on the girl as a child with her potential to do anything she strives to achieve in life.
That category had 77 entries. "We took 2nd place at Great American Beer Festival in the classic saison category". Stony Creek Brewery, LLC, is a member of both the Brewers Association and the Connecticut Craft Beer Guild.
Wayne Natt , 56, of southwest Florida, is charged with video voyeurism , Manatee County Sheriff's Office records show. Derek Starnes , who was visiting form IN , was IN the home one night when he saw a pinhole IN the smoke detector.
Students at the Aloha State school received an email Monday with the subject line "in the event of a nuclear attack ". And he warned an attack by Kim Jong-un on military bases in the Pacific is possible in under three years.
However, T-mobile offers a promotion this year that is the vast enhancement compared to the last year's promotion. Start the countdown, friends, because in 10 days, you'll be able to walk into a storefront hosted by Google .
Sabi, who was diagnosed with gender identity disorder, said she sought help from the naval doctors but was turned away. The Navy is inducting a small number of women as officers, and only men as sailors, soldiers and airmen.
Besides, the smartphone offers Hybrid Dual SIM, 4G with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.1 and Global Positioning System . The device also supports the company's SuperCharge fast charging technology with the help of a 9V/2A (18W) power adapter.
After the Yankees blew a five-run lead and lost Game 2 in 13 innings on Friday night, it appeared their days were numbered. The Indians took the first two games in Cleveland, then the series shifted to NY , where the Yankees won Games 3 and 4.
He added: "The then government fixed its revenue share as a way out". "The increased sale will compensate losses to some extent". The Central government had earlier instructed the state governments to bring down the taxes to help the consumers.
Panel to probe delay in tender for Mumbai rail bridge
Movement of commuters, mainly vendors, carrying baskets stuffed with goods during peak hours should also be restricted. It further said that people with heavy luggage lost balance because of which the stampede may have occurred.
Hyundai Aims To Make Car-Buying Experience Easier
This includes applying for financing, obtaining credit approvals, calculating payment estimates and valuing trade-ins . The automaker just launched Shopper Assurance , a new program to streamline and modernize the car-buying experience.
Global PC shipments decline by 3.6 percent in Q3 2017
The data includes all types of PC (including desktop models), but does not include Chromebook computers or iPad devices. Gartner's estimates had Dell with a 15.2 per cent share on shipments of 10.1 million units in the third quarter.
UEFA Nations League composition announced
The top four-ranked teams that do not qualify for Euro 2020 will contest a play-off in March 2020, with one finals place on offer. The four bottom teams in their respective groups will be relegated to League B for the 2020 edition.
Sydney woman picks up shark from rockpool
She joked while speaking on the show that "As a real estate agent I'm used to relocating people and this was similar". The video was uploaded to Facebook and viewed nearly 20,000 times in 24 hours.
Shares rise after positive Domino's update
Shares of PNC are building support at $134, which has turned into a clear point of interest of the chart traders in the market. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.
Sex With Wife Aged Under 18 Years To Be Considered Rape: SC
Immunity can not be allowed to a husband who is having sexual intercourse with his wife in this age group, said the court. In the ruling, the Court also said that exempting married women aged between 15 and 18 from this rule is unconstitutional.