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International Day of the Girl Child 2014

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What started as a “Because I Am a Girl” project of a non-governmental organization called Plan International, churned enough results to convince Canadian Federal government for support. They in turn proposed “International Day of the Girl Child”, a broader extension of the aforementioned campaign, as a resolution in the United Nations General Assembly. The outcome was 11 October, a date dedicated to girl children all over the world. Its purpose is to endorse girl’s human rights, shed light on the inequalities between girls and boys, and address the discrimination and abuses faced by girls.Sticking to the purpose of the day,...

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World Ozone Layer Day

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World Ozone Layer Day “A Healthy Atmosphere, The Future We Want”. The international institution UNEP, United Nations Environment Programme, is celebrating the international day for the Preservation of Ozone Layer, with this theme. Pen Boutique supports the global efforts to minimize the emission sources that harm the protective ozone layer of our treasured home planet. Together let's protect what protects us.

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