Onome health care founded by Leila Aigbedion works around the globe to safe lifes, defeat poverty and help woman and girls fulfill their potential. We seek a world of hope, tolerance and social justice, where poverty has been overcome and all people live with dignity and security. We believe in the equal value of every human being and the importance of respecting and honoring each individual; we know that change happens through people.
SAVE A GIRL CHILD - New delhi India
Traditions and rituals outline the existence of the Indian girl child. Amidst uproars of gender equality and law enforcement, female infants are still found dumped in trash, by the dozens, while unborn fetuses continue to be sniffed in the womb. Wrought with discrimination and prejudiced by rituals, our society has dealt the girl child a rough hand, starting even before birth, till the dark of life.