International Day of Women and Girls in Science

11 February 2019 Share

Today - 11 February, the United Nations, partners worldwide, women and girls will mark the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. While more girls are attending school than before, girls are significantly under-represented in STEM subjects and appear to lose interest in STEM subjects as they reach adolescence.

Today -  11 February, the United Nations, partners worldwide, women and girls will mark the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. 

While more girls are attending school than before, girls are significantly under-represented in STEM subjects and appear to lose interest in STEM subjects as they reach adolescence. Today’s the day to hoist those science books off the shelves and display to encourage all children to pick them up.