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UN Women, Global G.L.O.W., and LitWorld Co-Host Twitter Chat on Aug 25

The HerStory Campaign, created and led by nonprofits LitWorld and Global G.L.O.W, invites you to our first twitter chat in collaboration with UN Women. Join us on August 25th, at 9am EST on Twitter to explore storytelling as a vital part of eradicating poverty, promoting quality education and ensuring #Planet5050.

Come together with the #HerStoryCampaign to start a powerful, long-term conversation, fueled by our signature storytelling strategies, that amplifies girls' voices so we can all deeply listen and take action together.

The Power of HerStory - Twitter Chat
Date: August 25th 2016
Time: 9 am EST

Handles: 
@litworldsays
@globalgirlsglow
@UNWomen4Youth
@ravikarkara
@WorldWeWant2030
@YouthForumCSW

Hashtags: 
#herstorycampaign
#youth4genderequality
#planet5050
#LEAPsingenderequality

Questions

We will be asking the following questions throughout the hour to engage in thoughtful conversation around the role of storytelling in promoting gender equality. We encourage you to have your answers ready!

Q1. Why do we tell stories?
Q2. Why is sharing your own story so important?
Q3. What can our communities do to help girls share their stories?
Q4. Describe how the world would be different if we listened to the stories of every girl.
Q5. How can we make sure girls' stories are heard and respected?

Sample Q&A

@litworldsays: Q4. Describe how the world would be different if we listened to the stories of every girl.

@sampleuser: A4. When girls & boys voices are equal, we will achieve #Planet5050 and have a safer, better world for all! #herstorycampaign