Itanagar, Oct 11: On International Day of the Girl Child, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu underscores the significance of education and equal opportunities for girls, advocating for their empowerment and growth.
In recognition of the International Day of the Girl Child, celebrated annually on October 11, CM Pema Khandu used the platform of social media to highlight the boundless potential, strength, and resilience of girls across the globe. He called upon society to empower girls with education, equality, and opportunities, recognizing them as future leaders, innovators, and change-makers.
International Day of the Girl Child is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of girls’ education, advocating for their rights, and promoting gender equality. This day serves as a global platform to address the unique challenges and opportunities that girls face while promoting their human rights and supporting their advancement in society. It emphasizes the vital role that girls play in shaping the world’s future.
On International Day Of Girl Child, let's celebrate the boundless potential, strength, and resilience of every girl around the world.👧
Empower them with education, equality, and opportunities, for they are the leaders, innovators, and change-makers of tomorrow. 📚… pic.twitter.com/e1ty9MGRKg
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) October 11, 2023
CM Pema Khandu’s message aligns with the overarching theme of empowering girls to become leaders in various fields and driving positive change in their communities.
Girls’ education and equal access to opportunities are essential elements of a just and equitable society, fostering the development of girls into strong, empowered individuals who can contribute significantly to the betterment of society.
On International Day of the Girl Child, societies worldwide celebrate and acknowledge the potential and capabilities of girls, reinforcing the need to eliminate discrimination, stereotypes, and barriers that prevent girls from achieving their full potential.
This day serves as a reminder that every girl deserves the opportunity to pursue her dreams, receive quality education, and be treated with respect and equality. It encourages collective efforts to create a world where girls can thrive, achieve their goals, and play a crucial role in building a better future for all.