They believe that every adolescent girl, woman and child has the right to be healthy and to live a life free of discrimination.
Around the world, girls face situations where barriers prevent them from accessing knowledge or control of their bodies.
Without options to excel outside of the household, many girls are kept silent and their needs are left unaddressed. Unfortunately, gender and age make refugee girls vulnerable to unique and especially dangerous challenges. Some are forced into child marriage in an effort to escape starvation for themselves or their families, often with older men.