We are Together for Girls

Together for Girls is a global public-private partnership dedicated to ending violence against children, with a focus on sexual violence against girls. To address this egregious human rights violation and public health problem, Together for Girls brings together the expertise and resources of many of the strongest organizations working globally in development, public health, and children and women’s rights to collaborate with national governments and civil society.


Safe Magazine

Dr. Alaa Murabit, the founder of The Voice of Libyan Women, helps young women have their say about the future of their nation—and their lives. Read Dr. Murabit's story.
Nyumbani Children

Clearing Land Mines

TfG Founder Gary Cohen appears in PBS documentary “A Path Appears” and shares his experiences in a new blog post. Read it here.

Double Jeopardy

Children at the Intersection of Health and Violence. A snapshot of violence against children – and its impact on health. See the figures.

Global VAC Meeting

The Government of Swaziland, with support from UNICEF and Together for Girls partners including the U.S. government, hosted 20 countries with a focus on sexual violence and girls. Read more.

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Together for Girls in 2014: A Year of Progress and Global Partnership

2014 was rich with inspiring global campaigns demanding an end to violence against women and children. The hashtags #BringBackOurGirls, #HeforShe, #TimetoAct, #ENDviolence and #YesAllWomen trended… Read More ›
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Zimbabwe to Combat Gender-Based Violence with its First National Girls and Young Women’s Empowerment Framework

All across the world, it’s tough growing up—especially as a girl. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Many countries are acknowledging the importance… Read More ›
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Safe Hero: Jennifer Buffett

As President and Co-Chair of the Novo Foundation, Jennifer Buffett leads and oversees the vision, strategy and program developing of the foundation that states they… Read More ›
The newly opened comprehensive GBV recovery centre at JOOTRH in Kisumu County

New One-Stop Recovery Center in Kenya Finds Children are Seeking Post-Rape Care More Frequently than Adults

By Caroline Kambona & Julie Mwabe Gender-based violence (GBV) continues to be a global epidemic that primarily affects women and girls worldwide. Findings from Kenya’s… Read More ›

Experts outline the need for organizations like Together for Girls to gather data and strengthen programs and policies to end violence against children.

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