girls education

October 11 was observed as the International Day of the Girl Child, which the UN first declared in 2012, and recognizes girls’ rights and the challenges they face worldwide. (Reuters/File Photo)

Human rights group calls for empowering young girls

  • Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission says COVID-19 pandemic has led to gender inequality and wants governments to do more
  • It also called on the international community to further its efforts in protecting young girls from all forms of vulnerability caused by gender bias
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