What do we do?


Launched in 2009 at the Clinton Global Initiative, G(irls)20 places young women at the centre of decision- making processes. Through our signature programs, Global Summit and Girls on Boards, we make strategic investments in young women through education and training, building networks, and access to unparalleled opportunities at home and abroad. While advocating for change at the global level through the annual G(irls)20 Global Summit, we are invested in changing the status quo for women at decision-making tables in communities across Canada by placing Girls on Boards.

Our Signature Programs

Together, we are cultivating a new generation of female leaders.
Click to learn more about our G(irls)20 Programs.

Our Past Programs

G(irls)20 Annual Report

percent of women sit on Canadian board seats in companies that disclose the gender makeup of their boards.


Companies with the most female managers turned a 34% higher profit

  • $18 Billion

The Global GDP can be boosted by $18 B if 600 Million more girls & women go online.

G(irls)20 Financial Statements

 Our Partners

We work collectively with partners across the private, social profit, academic and government sectors to economically empower girls and women, allowing them to be agents of economic and social change in their own countries and communities.

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