200 Million Girls Worldwide Have Been Victims of Sex-Selection Abortions By Reggie Littlejohn, Founder, Women’s Rights Without Frontiers October 11 is the International Day of the Girl Child. As we celebrate the beloved women and girls in our lives, let us also remember the 200 million girls worldwide who have been the victims of sex-selective …Continue reading "Today is International Day of the Girl Child – Help Us Save Baby Girls in China!"
An estimated 200 million women will not be celebrating International Day of the Girl Child today, because they are not alive. They were selectively aborted just because they were girls – victims of “gendercide.” Son preference runs amok in both China and India; both countries suffer from a vast gender imbalance, which in turn is …Continue reading "International Day of the Girl Child: End gendercide in China — Girl baby saved from sex-selective abortion"
The second annual International Day of the Girl Child has been designated as Oct. 11, 2013, by the United Nations General Assembly as a day to acknowledge, protect and empower female children. The U.N.’s efforts this year are focused on education for girls. While education is a key component for success in our world, basic …Continue reading "United Nations General Assembly designates October 11 as 2nd annual International Day of the Girl Child"
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA. October 11 marks the first International Day of the Girl Child, as recognized by the UN General Assembly. To coincidewith this event, Women’s Rights Without Frontiers is launching its “Save a Girl” campaign to end gendercide in China. Experts estimate that between 160 and 200 million women are missing in the world …Continue reading "China: “Save a Girl” Campaign Launched on First International Day of the Girl Child"