International Girl Child Day 2022: what purpose is International Girl Child Day celebrated, know here
New Delhi, Lifestyle Desk. International Girl Child Day 2022: October 11 is celebrated as International Day of the Girl Child all over the world. The special purpose of celebrating this day is to make women aware about their rights and women empowerment. So that they can face the challenges in front of them and fulfill their dreams as well as their needs. So how was this day celebrated and how this day is celebrated all over the world, know here.
History of International Girl Child Day
Celebrating International Girl Child Day was started as a project of an NGO i.e. NGO ‘Plan International’. The organization also started a campaign called “Because I am a girl”. The Canadian government was approached to expand the campaign internationally. The Government of Canada placed this resolution in the 55th General Assembly and on 19 December 2011, the United Nations passed the resolution. The date of 11 October was fixed for International Day of the Girl Child and it has been celebrated every year since 2012.
Theme of International Day of the Child 2022
The theme of International Day of the Girl Child for the year 2022 is ‘Our time is now – our rights, our future’.
Objective of celebrating International Day of the Girl Child
International Girl Child Day is celebrated every year on 11 October by more than 50 countries of the world. The main purpose of celebrating this day is to make people aware of women power and to make women self-reliant. In all the countries of the world, many types of programs are organized to give respect and rights to women, speeches are given and people celebrate International Girl Child Day by sending messages, quotes to each other.