The Girl Child Platform - Flickaplattformen

  1. Rights
    A Journey to Challenge Child Marriage in India

    Almost half of all girls in India are married before the age of 18, despite the practice being outlawed. Since…

  2. Culture
    Female Role Models

    Social media creates an ever-increasing pressure on young women and girls to look, act and be a certain way. Is…

  3. Development
    The Importance of Educating Girls

    Blog post by Lisa Öhman, intern at Flickaplattformen This text is based on my final thesis for my bachelor in…

  4. Development
    The Girl Child Platform is going to CSW

    For the second year in a row the Girl Child Platform is going to the UN:s Commission on the Status…

  5. Parenting and Child Development
    Equality Must Start Early

    Blog post written by Lisa Öhman, intern at the Girl Child Platform Many of us would agree that gender equality…

  6. Feminism
    Global Advocacy at CSW: Girls’ Rights On Our Own Terms

    For the past week, I have had the opportunity to join hundreds of girls and young women in the annual…