Empowerment of and investment in girls are key in breaking the cycle of discrimination and violence and in promoting and protecting the full and effective enjoyment of their human rights.”
-United Nations Resolution 66/170

International Day of the Girl is not just a day—it’s a movement and, above all, a revolution. Countless influencers, activists, and individuals unite to speak up and use their social voice to proclaim the importance of fighting for female rights and gender justice.

Here, we share our top 15 posts that captured the essence of empowering and investing in every single girl. These individuals not only helped garner a wave of attention that is essential in destroying the cycle of discrimination, but also crucial in taking the steps towards diminishing violence.

Rowan Blanchard, @rowanblanchard

Charlotte Blechman, @csblechman

The Girls Lounge, @thegirlslounge

Erica Choi, @eggcanvas

Deborah Lippmann, @deborahlippann

Candace Marie, @marie_mag_

Ali Peikon, @apeikon

Connor NYC, @connornyc

Sarah Flint, @sarahflint

Madeline Weinrib, @madelineweinrib

Layla & Emelia Golfieri, @golfieritwins

KCM Agency, @kcmagency