Entreculturas ONG Jesuita para la educación y el desarrollo
Entreculturas ONG Jesuita para la educación y el desarrollo
Entreculturas ONG Jesuita para la educación y el desarrollo
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Over 240 million girls worldwide live under the threat of violence

Violence puts them at risk of serious long-term psychological, physical, and social damage, and rips away their childhood and their future potential.

We want your light to shine

Girls have the right to a childhood with equal opportunities, free from fear, threats, and aggression.

We strive to:

  • – Raise visibility about the gender inequality that impacts girls
  • – Protect girls from violence
  • – Empower them choose their future
  • – Advocate for the rights of girls to transform the causes underlying this injustice

 

We have supported over 32,000 girls through projects in 15 countries including DR Congo, Central African Republic, South Sudan, Chad, Kenya, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Haiti, El Salvador, Honduras, and Peru.

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Take action to end violence

Urgent efforts are needed to tackle the deep-seated gender-basedinequalitiesat the root of violence against girls. We need your help to advance the effective international protection of girls’ rights, putting an end to the violence, intimidation and abuse they experience.With your support, we will defend their rights before the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. The time to act is now!

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Kim has had to fight hard to go back to school

Kim tells us first-hand what getting an education means to her and girls like her...

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I would never allow my daughters to be child brides

These are the words of Iklas Saleh Ali, a Sudanese refugee in the Iridimi camp in eastern Chad...

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We travelled to Chad and Guatemala to improve the way we help girls

Together with the children we help, their mothers and fathers, their teachers, and other staff who participate in our projects...

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An end to violence against girls: right to education, guarantee of equality

An end to violence against girls: right to education, guarantee of equalityía...

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You can now purchase the Light of Girls bag and contribute to the campaign

We’ve designed this bag to increase the campaign’s visibility...

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Launch of the LIGHT of GIRLS campaign

The launch of the LIGHT for GIRLS campaign is joined by two women who give personal testimony about their daily fight for the rights of girls...

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