GIRLS FIRST! Perspectives on Girl-Centered Programming is a set of five thematic reviews that provide snapshots of the knowledge base on adolescent girls programming. They address the five strategic priorities defined in the 2010 UN Joint Statement, “Accelerating Efforts to Advance the Rights of Adolescent Girls” and provide evidence-based recommendations. This brief describes the best ways to cultivate girl leaders.
Austrian, Karen. 2012. "Girls' leadership and mentoring," GIRLS FIRST! Perspectives on Girl-Centered Programming. New York: Population Council.