International Day of the Girl 2021

A big SHOUT OUT for girls everywhere!

In celebration of International Day of the Girl 2021, interesting and important events are happening globally within Good Shepherd, including in Asia Pacific region.  Do join as many of these events as you can, and circulate through your units.

 

Photo - screenshot of the girl hosts / moderators / contributors of the Girls for Girls Hangout session on Oct9. 

 

Asia Pacific events

Information and Registration details

 

IDG2021 Girls for Girls Hangout session

The IDG2021 Girls for Girls Hangout session happened on Oct9.  It was an extremely successful event with an audience from all Good Shepherd programmes (schools and social services) in Asia Pacific.

There were about 300 participants on Zoom and 3,400+ viewers on YouTube.  The IDG2021 can be viewed on this GSIF Asia Pacific YouTube channel

YOUTUBE CHANNEL https://youtu.be/OZ5EYuRFmyQ

Screenshot (above) of the girl hosts / moderators / contributors of the event.  They are from Good Shepherd programs in Central East India Nepal, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, South West India and Sri Lanka.

FLYER   Digital Generation, Our Generation

YouTube link to watch the event is

YOUTUBE LINK       https://youtu.be/1922sLZ2OQU

 

International Day of the Girl Summit 2021

We are very happy to share that two video submissions from GS Indonesia and one video from GS Services Malaysia were selected for the IDG Day of the Girl Summit event.  What a wonderful accomplishment.  We applaud GS Indonesia and GS Malaysia for advocating for the rights of the girls at the UN level.  

VIDEOS can be viewed at this link on Oct11, 2021 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiQBFP_lRi66cJkDE5R6Hpg/featured

 

Closing the Digital Divide....

A Girls Digital Speak Out event will be held on Oct11, 2021.

This is a Girl-led roundtable discussion with UN Representatives and Partners on "Closing the Digital Divide to Accelerate Opportunity."

One of the girl moderators for this event is Fateema, a student from GS School Chennai.  Let’s cheer her on…! 

REGISTRATION       Register here for the Girls Digital Speak Out event to be held on Oct11, 2021. 

 

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Theresa Symons

Asia Pacific Regional Manager

Asia Pacific Regional Office

Good Shepherd International Foundation Onlus

www.gsif.it