What is the theme of the 2017 International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC)?
[B] Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls
[C] Empower Girls: Before, during and after crises
[D] The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030
The International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC) is celebrated every year on October 11 to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. The 2017 theme “ EmPOWER Girls: Before, during and after crises” marks the beginning of a year-long effort to spur global attention and action to the challenges and opportunities girls face before, during, and after crises.