If Plan International and the Because I am a Girl Global movement is to deliver its commitments to Girls’ Rights through Girls’ Education, ending Child Marriage and reducing Gender Based Violence, paying attention to the millions of girls caught up in disasters each year is crucial. Making girls needs and rights visible before, during and after disaster strikes safeguards their future, all young people can and should have a role in this.
“When we organise people I can be part of the solution, not be there as a victim any more.”
Fatema, a young woman who is Director of Tadamon, an organisation working with refugees in Egypt, sums up what can be achieved:
CALL TO ACTION