The Girls’ Agenda

The Girls’ Agenda is a youth led movement in The Gambia created in 2011 by the young and for the young. It is engaged in the advocacy of promoting the reproductive health concerns of girls and women by demanding for investments in health and education of girls and eliminating harmful traditional practices such as FGM and child marriage.

Young women who had all under-gone some form of violence committed to advancing women and girls’ interests through the establishment of this grassroots movement. Since then, the organization exists to serve women and girls’ needs by advocating for the respect of their rights and communicating their needs to responsible government and private institutions.

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