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Tools to Keep Girls Out of Harm's Way

Tools to Keep Girls Out of Harm's Way

It’s every girl’s fundamental human right to be safe. Without her safety, how can a girl, or anyone, even begin to dream, much less succeed or thrive? Yet in far too many parts of the world, this remains a daunting challenge, upsetting deep-seated cultural norms and practices.

Here are three helpful resources developed by UNICEF and Plan International to help ensure girls’ and all children’s safety and wellbeing:

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Ending Violence Against Children: Six Strategies for Action

Evidence of effective programmes to address violence against children drawn from UNICEF’s decades…

UNICEF

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Protecting Children from Harmful Practices: In Plural Legal Systems, with a Special Emphasis on Africa

This report reviews positive legislative developments in different regions of the world, with a…

Plan International

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A girl’s right to say no to marriage: Working to end child marriage and keep girls in school

Plan International’s report sets out the actions needed to end child marriage. Read the summary…

Plan International

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