CAlifornia Women's Agenda

TASK FORCE ON THE GIRL CHILD

"The girl child of today is the woman of tomorrow."


Chair:
Jackque Warren
Email: ywcaoakland2@igc.org

VISION STATEMENT

Following the United Nations 4th World Conference on Women Platform for Action, the CAWA Task Force on the Girl Chilld (Girls and Young Women of California) agrees that discrimination against women begins at the earliest stages of life, and must therefore be addressed from then onwards. The girl child of today is the woman of tomorrow. Her skills, ideas and energy are vital to the full attainment of goals of equality, sustainable development and peace. For girls to develop their full potential, they need to be nurtured in an environment where their needs are met, and their equal rights safeguarded.

RECOMMENDATIONS

 

To add your voice to the California Women's Report, read the full text of the California Task Force Report on the Girl Child. Then send comments on what has happened in your region and recommendations to: win@win-cawa.org

Use the side bar on the left to navigate to other Task Force Reports. Otherwise, downloading the entire CAWA Report at once requires Acrobat Reader.

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