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QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The State Of Women And Girls Worldwide?

By Micheala Sosby | October 11, 2016

There are currently 1.1 billion girls in the world. In 2012, The United Nations commemorated them with the first ever International Day of the Girl. The theme for this year's International Day of the Girl is: Girls' Progress = Goals' Progress: What Counts for Girls.

Here's a short quiz to test yourself and learn about some of the key challenges women face worldwide and their efforts to overcome them. 





Many celebrated the day with the hashtags #DayoftheGirl and #InternationalDayoftheGirl.