News 2010

June 18, 2010 – Communique of The G(irls)20 Summit
We, the 21 delegates of the first ever G(irls)20 Summit, know that girls and women have the potential to play a pivotal role in building communities and countries and being catalysts for economic progress around the globe…

Listed below are copies of the Communique in their respective languages. This list will be continuously updated.

Brazil France Indonesia
Korea Mexico Russia

June 18, 2010 – Media Advisory/Interview Opportunity with G(irls)20 Summit delegates
Twenty-one young women, one from each of the G20 nations and one from the African Union, will today present the Communiqué from the first-ever G(irls)20 Summit held in Toronto…

June 17, 2010 – Christy Turlington-Burns debuts her film No Woman, No Cry at G(irls)20 Summit

Thursday, June 17th is day two of the G(irls)20 Summit in Toronto. Today will feature a private screening of No Woman, No Cry, a documentary by first time director Christy Turlington-Burns…

June 16, 2010 – Inaugural G(irls)20 Summit Begins in Toronto

The positive impact of girls and women will be on the agenda this week as the G(irls)20 Summit takes centre stage in Toronto. Twenty one girls from the G20 nations and the African Union have come together to discuss how girls and women can help solve some of the world’s greatest challenges…

June 1, 2010 – Delegates Announced for First-Ever G(irls)20 Summit

 PR Newswire – “Aeroplan is pleased to help bring together these young delegates from around the world to address such important issues as education, health and poverty,” said Vince Timpano, President and CEO, Aeroplan…

September 21, 2010 – TBSF Commits Up To $5 Million At The 2010 Clinton Global Initiative Summit To Empower Girls and Women

The Belinda Stronach Foundation is participating in the Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) in New York City from September 20 to 23, 2010. At this year’s meeting, TBSF will further showcase its Commitment to Action to supporting the empowerment of girls and women through the G(irls)20 Summit…