Media Coverage

Girls Count's stand on PAC's recommendation to make sex selection compulsory in Maharashtra

A group made of 24 men and one woman has come up with yet another recommendation on women's maternal health and reproductive rights, and they're calling it "revolutionary".....

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Girls Count's stand on PAC's recommendation to make sex selection compulsory in Maharashtra

The classic Margaret Atwood novel is the story of a world in which-among other horrible things-women's reproductive rights go completely AWOL, and one class of women are enslaved only to give birth......

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'Each Click Counts' - the travelling photo exhibition reaches Lady Sri Ram College

NEW DELHI: 'Each Click Counts' - the travelling photo exhibition, focusing on the importance of girl-child in India made its way to Lady Sri Ram College. The exhibition aims at generating awareness regarding the declining child sex ratio and gender based discrimination.Born out of the concern on the decreasing Child Sex Ratio, Girls Count and....

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Flipkart Removes Publications Promoting Sex Selection

New Delhi, 23rd April: Flipkart, India's largest e-commerce market place has finally de-listed all the publications promoting sex selection from its website after Girls Count initiated an online petition against the sale in February 2015. Over 11,900 supporters had endorsed the petition which led Flipkart to take note of the discriminatory practice.

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Girls Count Press Release on International Day of the Girl Child

On October 11, 2014, as the world celebrates International Day of the Girl Child, more than 200 civil society organisations in alliance with Girls Count will urge the President of India to act against gender-biased sex selection.

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Stop selling books on sex selection: Girls Count to e-commerce websites

On International Women's Day, civil society urges Amazon.in, Flipkart and Junglee to remove publications promoting gender-based sex selection from their websites.

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