Photo of the Day: Countdown to International Day of the Girl

By Chelsea Bailey | October 4, 2013

(Photo Credit: Jon Hrusa/EGPAF)

Did you know that every minute a young woman becomes infected with HIV? To help solve this problem, the United Nations Foundation in partnership with the Girl Up campaign launched “11 Days of Action” – an international countdown to Oct. 11, the International Day of the Girl Child.  Empowered girls are critical agents of change in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Click here to learn more about what the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) is doing to help improve the health of women and girls around the world!