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Fri October 11, 2013

International Day of the Girl Child Promotes Value and Fulfillment of Human Rights

Today is a global celebration that’s only in its second year, it's called International Day of the Girl Child.

October 11th is International Day of the Girl.
Credit CARE

The United Nations started the observance and Atlanta based humanitarian group CARE has programs dedicated to promoting its purpose.

The focus is on the challenges girls face around the world. 

WABE's Rose Scott reports.

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