Who We Are
Global Initiative for Girls’ Rights Education and Empowerment is a registered (RC 101775), non-governmental, non-profit and voluntary organization established with the aim to build the capacities of Girls, Women, Youth and other stakeholders on the issues of education and fundamental human rights.
GIGREE also seeks to engender development by promoting Girls’ and Women’s empowerment and values to ensure Self-Reliance, Democracy, Equality and Socio-Political Economic Justice.
GIGREE envisions a nation where girls are empowered to become global leaders.
To bridge the gap in gender disparity and promote a true culture of oneness where there is fairness and justice among boys, girls, men and women.
- To promote girl child education particularly in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
- To promote gender equality, human rights and address issues of Gender Based Violence (GBV) through sensitization and capacity building
- To support adolescent girls with the right information with regards to Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) with a focus on Menstrual Hygiene Management
- To increase the awareness of adolescent girls and boys and other vulnerable groups on their Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR)