Global Citizenship Posts

Four Years, One Month, and Two Weeks.

Four Years, One Month, and Two Weeks.

On October 11 we will celebrate International Day of the Girl, a day that focuses a lens on the challenges...

Speaking Up for Global Girls’ Education

Speaking Up for Global Girls’ Education

Assembled at the second Global Forum on Girls’ Education are the world’s leading educators, researchers, advocates, and authors on girls’...

Lessons from Iceland, the World’s Most Women-Empowering Nation

Lessons from Iceland, the World’s Most Women-Empowering Nation

As we celebrate International Women’s Day, I find myself thinking about role models who inspire gender equity and encourage political...

Stand Up—and Speak Up—for Girls’ Education Around the World

Stand Up—and Speak Up—for Girls’ Education Around the World

In celebration of International Day of the Girl, NCGS launches, in collaboration with its Global Forum on Girls’ Education® II...

Imagine a World Where Girls See No Limits

Imagine a World Where Girls See No Limits

Imagine a world where female athletes, scientists, business executives, and politicians are household names as widely known as their male...

International Women’s Day: Step It Up for Girls’ Education

International Women’s Day: Step It Up for Girls’ Education

Today we proudly observe International Women’s Day. International Women’s Day first emerged from the labor movements at the turn of...

Summer of Girls’ Leadership: Here, There, and Everywhere

Summer of Girls’ Leadership: Here, There, and Everywhere

Over the last few decades, women around the world have made significant gains in leadership. Despite these gains, pay equity,...