Young girl in Afghanistan

Young  girl in Afghanistan

WNN Photos Young girl attends community based school in the Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.  (WNN) AFGHANISTAN: A young Afghan girl attends one of the thousands of community based schools supported by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to make formal education accessible to children. 24 April 2008 Nangarhar, Afghanistan Image: Roger Lemoyne/UN Photo _____________________ ©2011 […]

Not a Pretty Media Picture for Women and Girls

Not a Pretty Media Picture for Women and Girls

Leigh Wintz – WNN Opinion (WNN) U.S.: Next time you look at a television show, movie, magazine ad or music video, you might want to look twice. You’ll either see degrading portrayals of women and girls—or no representation of them at all. Either way, it’s not a pretty picture. Literally. What aren’t we seeing? For starters, women and […]

Youth Year “Culmination Celebration” Spotlights Girls and Young Women

Youth Year “Culmination Celebration” Spotlights Girls and Young Women

WNN Photos   A young girl partakes in the UN Year of Youth “Culmination Celebration”.  (WNN) UNITED NATIONS: A young member of the audience during the UN Year of Youth “Culmination Celebration”, focusing on the role girls and young women play in advancing dialogue and mutual understanding. 11 August 2011 United Nations, New York Image: UNphoto/Rick […]

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