Girl Child, who were you before the world told you who you should be?

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Alternate translations may be found here.


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PATRIARCHY

A social structure that arose about ten thousand years ago in which males came to be socialized to rule, lead, and own society and females as property. Females came to be socialized to submit, serve, and accept a secondary role in familial, religious, and social spheres.


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Investigate the status of girls around the world, meet faith-inspired change agents, and learn more about the journey on our blog.

Courageous Conversations: From Broken Leaders to Servant Leaders

Courageous Conversations: From Broken Leaders to Servant Leaders

Pathways to Healing and Gender Equality We are following broken leaders. Too many have become “broken” due to the abuse and hardship they’ve experienced, cultural ideas they’ve embraced about power and control, fear of change, and bad theology. But how do these broken leaders impact our society? And what does the journey to change look ...

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Courageous Conversations: What Gave Birth to the Reading Journey?

Courageous Conversations: What Gave Birth to the Reading Journey?

The Girl Child & Her Long Walk to Freedom reading journey launched in the fall of 2018 amid the #metoo movement. Since then, much has changed, yet many of the problems that inspired our work remain the same. So, in this moment, we want to pause and discuss: Why did the reading journey begin, and why is ...

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The Reading Journey Begins!

You are invited to join us for guided conversation and discussion of the Girl Child Long Walk reading journey At the heart of the Girl Child Long Walk project is a “reading journey,” accessible on the Girl Child Long Walk Hub. The reading journey is a self-paced exploration of our e-book, The Girl Child & ...

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