“There is still a stereotype that boys should lead. But this pushed me to perform more and better so I could be the leader – even though I was a girl.” Nurul, 17, Indonesia
European Week of Action for Girls 2014 Launch Event
Date: 06 October 2014
Time: 15.00-17.00, followed by a cocktail reception
Location: Hotel Silken Berlaymont, Boulevard Charlemagne 11-19, 1000 Brussels
Moderator: Laura Shields, Brussels Director at The Media Coach
This panel debate will officially launch the European Week of Action for Girls 2014.
It will examine the social norms which cause millions of girls and women to live in the shadows of boys and men.