Goal 5. Gender Equality

Goal 5 has been put into place to 'achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls'. To find out more information about this goal, including the breakdown of targets, visit the UN website

The articles on this page have been selected to reflect the UN initiative International Day of the Girl-child, which occurs on 11 October. To get involved with conversation, follow #dayofthegirl on Twitter. 

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The Girl-child