Inaugural Day of the Girl Awareness and Celebration October 11th!
The 3 Deadliest Words in the world ... "It's a girl"
Join the UN for Inaugural Day of the Girl Celebration! The very first International Day of the Girl is taking place on October 11th. To celebrate, the UN is hosting a screening of It's a Girl at University of Toronto and more, the very next day (October 12th) including:
* A screening of the documentary October 12th: It's a Girl (click to see the trailer)
* Keynote speech by 11- year old Alyna Jamal Nanji
* Presentation on gendercide in North America and what Toronto's most active are doing to bring gender equality to the fore by UNACTO research-intern Mekdes Solomon
* Inaugural Day of the Girl Celebration!
* Raffle prizes
* a setting displaying artwork by Toronto teens
When: October 12th, 7-10pm
Where: George Ignatieff Theatre @ Trinity College, University of Toronto