Girl Uprising at the Youth Summit


Arya Joshi

New India School

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Arya Joshi

Arya Joshi is from India and a student of class 8. She will be representing a group of students from India. 

Nidhita Inamdar

New India School

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Nidhita Inamdar

Nidhita is from India and is a student of class 8. 

Session Details

Type: Ignite-Style Talk

Location: Room 1328

Date: Tuesday

Time: 12:00-12:30 PM

This session is associated with a UN SDG!

Session Description

The presenters will give an ignite talk on how India is contributing significantly to the movement of quality education for girls. The talk would be supported by a visual. The presentation includes interviews of NGO directors, members and some girls of different communities who struggle to educate themselves in adverse socio-economic conditions. The students have been working on sub-topics under the theme- Quality Education such as:

1. Girl education and Child labor laws and rights in India

2. Action steps that can be taken by an individual or as a class to ensure that girls have access to quality education

3. Research on different schemes run by the Government of India for Girl Uprising.

What will youth learn and be able to do at the end of the session?

This session will empower the educators and the youth to undertake activities and steps to contribute to quality education in their respective communities.

Additional Session Information

Additional group members are:

1. Aaradhya Kulkarni

2. Isha Bhagat

3. Ishita Shevade

4. Rama Gadre

5. Sanika Jagtap

6. Soham Sahastrabudhe

7. Tanisha Raskar

8. Nikita Palshikar

9. Rudra Mantri

10. Ardra Patil

11. Soham Laghate

12. Maitreyee Biswas