10/11/2012 -- Huffington Post -- "A Day for All Girls, A Day for Malala" Global Director Yasmeen Hassan in Huffington Post for International Day of the Girl.
"It is my hope that Malala's struggle will be a watershed moment for women and girls' rights in Pakistan. Going forward, the International Day of the Girl will be a day of advocacy and action, by and for girls, to highlight, foster discussion and advance girls' lives and opportunities across the globe. We all need to support and honor girls who have the courage to come forward and demand their rights so that they can become equal and active members of society. Today, we celebrate them and reinforce our commitment to make equality and justice a reality for all girls." -Yasmeen Hassan, Global Director, Equality Now [Read More...]