About the Coalition for Adolescent Girls

The Coalition for Adolescent Girls (CAG) is a member-led and driven organization dedicated to supporting, investing in, and improving the lives of adolescent girls. We drive new and improve existing programming, policies, and investments that promote the opportunities and rights of adolescent girls. CAG members envision, and strive toward, a world where adolescent girls are fully able to realize their rights, navigate challenges, and access opportunities during the transition from childhood to adulthood and beyond.

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In the Spotlight: The Sacred Valley Project

Learn how a small non-profit organization provides Educational Opportunities to adolescent Girls from remote communities in Peru

Upcoming Events

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

February 6

Female genital mutilation (FGM) comprises all procedures that involve partial or total removal of the external female genitalia, or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons, and is recognized internationally as a violation of the human rights of girls and women.  The practice also violates a person’s rights to health, security and […]

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International Women’s Day

March 8

“Countries with more gender equality have better economic growth. Companies with more women leaders perform better. Peace agreements that include women are more durable. Parliaments with more women enact more legislation on key social issues such as health, education, anti-discrimination and child support. The evidence is clear: equality for women means progress for all.” – […]

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