International Day of the Girl Child

Celebration of International Day of the Girl Child under the theme "Innovating for Girls' Education".
To mark the International Day of the Girl Child and bring attention to this year’s theme, Innovating for Girls’ Education, UNICEF and Plan International will showcase examples of innovation in the area of girls’ education from around the world through innovation case studies, videos, photographs and a hackathon organized by UNICEF and Intel. An introductory video and remarks will be given by senior representatives of UNICEF, GEFI/UNESCO and Plan International as well as the global ambassador for Plan's Because I am a Girl campaign (BIAAG), actress Freida Pinto, followed by a BIAAG Youth Ambassador.


Type of Event Interagency meeting
Start 11.10.2013 08:35 local time
End 11.10.2013 10:30 local time
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Focal point Hayashikawa, Maki
Organizer UNICEF
Country United States of America
City New York
Venue UNICEF House
Street 44th Street
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 International Day of the Girl
Link 2 Programme
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