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However, in most developing countries, change is not occurring fast enough and funding for this cause is inadequate. Worldwide, approximately one in five girls under 18 are married or in a union and many are already mothers. Now that the economic costs are clear, this is a good time to address the problem.
Ensuring access to safe, quality education is a key to ending child marriage. Girls must be given the tools for success. In order for this cause to be successful rich countries must join the fight. Justin Trudeau, the Canadian Prime Minister, has vowed to make gender equality a theme in discussions with other G7 ministers.
Even though the number of girls married is declining each year, change is occurring too slowly. If the world does not act now and invest more in this cause, population growth will overtake gains and the number of child brides will be on the rise again.
George Gitlitz The Berkeley City Council addressed the issue of over-population as it relates to global warming in its declaration of a climate emergency The author called it a "breakthrough" that CO2 emissions are being considered, not only as a per capita function, but also as a function of the number of people doing the emitting.
In the campaign to reduce emissions the role of population has largely been ignored. Hybrid cars, solar energy, and using gas instead of coal are often the main topics of discussion.
The world now has 7. This is largely due to countries with large populations, like China, becoming industrialized. For this reason, professional environmentalists advocate for both family planning and per capita carbon reducing. The need to reduce population is often denied because many think it interferes with economic growth.
In fact regions often pursue growth to stimulate their economies. In fact, "growth without end-point is unsustainable.
Girls education is another important factor. This would effect expand the middle class and eliminate some of the factors associated with social and political instability.
To erase inequality, all women should have access to health care, proper nutrition, and safe and effective learning environments throughout the educational process. Also important are upholding sexual and reproductive rights and combating sexual and gender-based violence, including harmful practices like child, early or forced marriage.
Women need to be given access to land ownership, credit, insurance, and savings, and the social norms that "relegate" women to lower paid professions need to be changed. It is imperative that the priorities of women be put at the forefront of the consideration of all governments and international entities.
Canada is one country that has done this with its Feminist International Assistance Policy that seeks to ensure equal rights and economic opportunities for all women and girls.
Another initiative that addresses inequality is the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative, which is based at the World Bank and supported by 14 governments.As part of the activities being undertaken to celebrate the National Girl Child Day, a nation-wide slogan writing competition amongst high school children in the age group of years is being organized by the National Mission for Empowerment of Women under the .
The theme for International Women’s Day, 8 March, is “Time is Now: Rural and urban activists transforming women’s lives”. This year, International Women’s Day comes on the heels of unprecedented global movement for women’s rights, equality and justice.
The International Day of the Girl Child focuses attention on the need to address the challenges girls face and to promote girls’ empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights.
National Girl Child Day is a national strategy that seeks to improve the status of and end discrimination against girls in Bangladeshi society. Since , Bangladesh has celebrated National Girl Child Day each September It has been chosen as one day of the annual Children’s Rights Week.
The United States of America Mission (US Mission) in Nigeria yesterday joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International Day of the Girl-Child. The embassy’s Public Affairs Section. The amount cannot exceed the worker’s remuneration for three months calculated based on the last remuneration he was entitled to.