National Girl Child Day.
National Girl Child Day
National Girl Child Day is observed on January 24th, with the aim to raise awareness about the importance of girls and women empowerment in India.
Students of Montfort College effectively reached out to the community by interacting with citizens of Bangalore and providing more information on National Girl Child Day, through posters and flyers.
The month-long campaign, aimed at increasing awareness about the social discrimination and inequalities faced by girls.
culminated on the 25th of February 2017, with a half-day program for children from disadvantaged communities. Workshops on personal safety, and ‘abuse prevention’ will be conducted for the children, to equip them with resources to protect themselves.