Girl Justice Weekly Roundup

My weekly take on the news from the Girl Justice movement (locally, nationally, and internationally). Share what you’ve been reading in the comments.

Locally

The Northwest Girls Coalition is teaming up with the Seattle Asian Art Museum to celebrate Japanese Girls Day with a fabulous Resource Fair! All the coolest orgs from around the city will be there: http://northwestgirlscoalition.wildapricot.org/register?eventId=793032&EventViewMode=EventDetails

Geek Girl Con is teaming up with the Central Cinema to show two of their favorite episodes of The Powerpuff Girls! https://www.facebook.com/events/815579341801621/

Also from Geek Girl Con, why Ms Piggy should be your roll model: http://www.geekgirlcon.com/15149/

Get your tickets for the Girls on the Run auction! Support an awesome local organization: http://girlsrun.org/auction-tickets-on-sale/

Nationally

The Afterschool Alliance on leveraging partnerships: http://www.afterschoolalliance.org/afterschoolSnack/Strong-partnerships-for-strong-afterschool-programs_02-21-2014.cfm

Bitch Magazine teamed up with the North Carolina Rock Camp for Girls to create an awesome mix tape of women artists (Also, check out what Rain City Rock Camp for Girls up to locally): http://bitchmagazine.org/post/bitchtapes-rock-camp-for-girls

Internationally

The Girl Effect talks about how girls and women in Nigeria are using the Girl Declaration to advocate for more safe spaces for girls: http://www.girleffect.org/news/2014/02/girl-declaration-safe-spaces-workshop-nigeria-girl-effect-university/

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