Happy International Day of the Girl Child!

Young Voices campaigner Josephine Namirimu in her graduation outfit. She is a wheelchair user.October 11th marks the International Day of the Girl Child, a day to recognise girls’ rights and the challenges that girls face around the world.

Read this great blog from Josephine Namirimu, Young Voices campaigner from Uganda, about her experiences growing up as a girl with disabilities in Uganda. You can read more blogs and stories for the International Day of the Girl Child on Leonard Cheshire Disability’s main website.