Loyola University Chicago

Center for the Human Rights of Children

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Considering the Intersecting Identities of Girls Worldwide

by Lincoln Hill

While the Convention on the Rights of the Child addresses the rights of all children regardless of their gender identity, gender inequality often leaves girls particularly vulnerable to human rights violations. Such violations include but are not limited to childhood marriage, female genital mutilation, trafficking, and sexual and/or gender-based violence. Additionally, millions of girls across […]