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Thought Leaders

Our staff and board members would be happy to share our experience, research, and informed opinions on issues relating to girls and young women in the context of any stories you may be covering, including those that address:
 
 
IMPACT OF MEDIA AND POPULAR CULTURE: Media impact on girls’ self-perception, self-esteem, and self-confidence.
 
MENTAL HEALTH: Why gender matters. Why diversity matters. How girls experience mental health issues compared to boys. Depression and young women.
 
SEXUALITY: Hypersexualization of girls. Sexual education. Development of girls’ healthy sexuality. Gender identity.
 
VIOLENCE: Girls and the continuum of violence, including: self-harm, relational violence, dating violence, racism, poverty, violence against girls, girls and aggression. Girls action against violence, including empowerment and self-esteem.
 
 
 
To meet our thought leaders and to learn more about the Girls Action Foundation and our  work, please contact:
 
Myriam Zaidi: Communications Coordinator
 
Email:  myriam@girlsactionfoundation.ca |  Telephone: 1.888.948.1112  |  Fax: 514.948.5926