International Day of Education 2020
The International Day of Education is an annual international observance day held on January 24 and is dedicated to promoting inclusive and equitable quality education and lifelong opportunities for all.
On Friday January 24, 2020, the Girl Voices Initiative (GVI) Lagos girls leaders conducted educational outreaches in 4 secondary schools in Lagos State in commemoration of the International Day of Education. This year's theme " Learning for people, planet, prosperity, and peace highlights how education and learning enables humanity’s greatest renewable resource and reaffirm the role of education as a fundamental right and a public good.
In furtherance of this, the girls spoke to several students on how education can improve the life of the Girl Child and the development of the society. Over 1,000 students were reached during these outreaches