Girls Opportunity Alliance (@girlsalliance )

Girls Opportunity Alliance

Bio The Girls Opportunity Alliance seeks to empower adolescent girls around the world through education.

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Twitter Web App : In South Africa, many girls lack access to basic sanitation services and menstrual products—a reality which often keeps them out of school. Eric Mlambo, founder of the Footprints Foundation, says his daughter inspires his work to change that.

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Twitter Web App : Happy Father’s Day! Harpswell student, Chheng Usa ‘20, shares how her father has supported her education and inspired her to be a better person. bit.ly/2BpPONy #FathersDay #education #inspiration #leadership

Twitter Web App : “My biggest dream is for my children to go to college. No one in my family went to college, so if my daughters can, they will be the first.”

-Nguyen Van Dong from Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam shares his hopes for his daughters this #FathersDay.

Twitter Web App : On #FathersDay, we’re celebrating dads like Eric Mlambo, who founded the Footprints Foundation to empower girls through education in South Africa.

Watch Eric’s story to learn how his daughter motivates his work—and support grassroots leaders like him at gofundme.com/girlsopportuni…

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Twitter Web App : Women and adolescent #girlsincrisis must be able to take up leadership and contribute to decisions about their own lives and futures. We need to listen to their voices📣 #GirlsGetEqual #RefugeeWeek2020

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Twitter Web App : In refugee camps and settlements, girls are using their leadership skills to support their communities during the #COVID19 crisis—from distributing masks and school materials to mentoring other girls. Learn how they are taking the lead: plan-international.org/emergencies/ho…

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Twitter Web App : We are our sister’s keeper.

In honor of Breonna Taylor’s 27th birthday, support her family’s memorial fund. Find the link at obama.org/anguish-to-act…. #SayHerName

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Twitter Web App : “So much of the progress that weve made in our society has been because of young people.”—Barack Obama

It will take all of us working together to ensure we can reimagine policing. Be part of the movement. Learn more at obama.org.

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Twitter Web App : We all have a role to play in creating a more equitable world. The killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and the loss of too many Black lives to list, have left our nation heartbroken and outraged. Find ways to meet anguish with action: obama.org/anguish-and-ac…

Twitter Web App : On her 17th birthday, Jana Amin is bringing together 17 speakers virtually to drive action and awareness for girls education around the world. We are thrilled to join her—watch Jana and our Executive Director Tiffany Drake in conversation at 2:30 PM ET: lightatmywindow.com/17for17

Twitter Web App : In Uganda, Asante Africa Foundation has provided pads to girls like Sharon, Robinah, and Annet, who had never seen or used pads before because their parents couldn’t afford them. The girls say that receiving menstrual products has helped make them more comfortable and confident.

Twitter Web App : In many parts of the world, the social stigma around menstruation and a lack of access to sanitary products present serious obstacles to girls’ education.

On #MenstrualHygieneDay, learn how organizations in our community are working to change this: