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Missing the Emergency: Shifting the Paradigm for Relief to Adolescent Girls

Missing the Emergency: Shifting the Paradigm for Relief to Adolescent Girls

Coalition for Adolescent Girls
May, 2012

The Coalition for Adoles cent Girls was initiated in 2005 by the United Nations Foundation and the Nike Foundation, and has been joined by more than 30 leading international organizations, to bring fresh perspectives, diverse resources and concrete solutions to the challenges faci ng adolescent girls globally. When girls are educated, healthy, and financially literate, they will play a key role in ending generations of poverty. The Coalition's supporters are committed to creating lasting change for adolescent girls, leveraging exist ing initiatives, and mobilizing new allies on behalf of adolescent girls