Girl Effect

Uses media and mobile technology to create a supportive community of youngsters empowering them (especially girls) to bring valuable changes in their lives

  • Started: 2004

About

Girl Effect builds youth brands such as music band, radio and TV talk shows, dramas, magazines and digital network to introduce positive reforms in gi Read morerls' lives. They have established a call center where girls can call and listen to inspirational, educational and informative stories, talk to a person and get insightful answers to their questions. The projects focus on spreading information and educating adolescent girls on issues like health, education, safety and financial security. They have an app through which girls can conduct surveys themselves and provide vital information to the project development team to enable them to develop programs with deeper impact. The organization is active mainly in Ethiopia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Malawi, South Africa, India, Indonesia, Philippines.

Sectors

  • Mobile solutions
  • Technology
  • Child & Youth Development
  • Gender
  • Health

Programs

Registration Details

  • Registration ID
    1141155

Location

Project Location

Projects in States

West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi

Other Details

  • Parent Organisation

    Nike Foundation

  • Type & Sub Type

    Non-profit
    Other

  • Employees

    100+

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