----------------------------Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide
Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide.
Making space for girls’ leadership [new video]
Everyone has a role to play in unleashing girl power – that means boys and men, too. As a Program Assistant at GOJoven Guatemala, Erasmo gets it: “I always try to support and create spaces that help women assume roles as the leader or protagonist,” he says. Read more about Erasmo’s journey to activism and see him in action at a youth workshop on gender and self-care.
9 things you should know about gender equity
Declaring your commitment to gender equity is one thing; truly living out that commitment is another. In his latest blog post, GFC Program Officer Rodrigo Barraza breaks down this complex topic into four myths and five actions we can take to create a more equitable world.
Youth Leadership Council takes center stage
Earlier this month, more than 30 GFC supporters joined us for a live webinar with our Youth Leadership Council. The founding members talked about how they’re shaping the council, what challenges they face as activists, why youth leadership is essential to building effective programs for young people … in addition to fielding questions from attendees! Get the event highlights or watch the full webinar.
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