What We Do
Social change often begins with legal change. We help advancing women’s and girls’ rights, because when women and girls, men and boys are treated equally, everyone wins.
Harmful practices, such as Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and “Child marriage”, are violations of human rights and fundamental freedoms.Learn More
Human trafficking for sexual exploitation is a growing issue globally, and an overwhelming majority of victims of the trade are female.Learn More
One in three women will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime, regardless of age, background or country.Learn More
A lack of legal equality promotes violence and discrimination, yet every country in the world has laws that treat women and girls as second-class citizens.Learn More
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