International Day of the Girl Child: 11 October

Since 2012, 11 October has been marked as the International Day of the Girl Child. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights.

This year’s theme is “The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030.”
Important Takeaways from Above News-
  • On December 19, 2011, United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 66/170 to declare October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child.
Source- The United Nations

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