Two Countries United to Build a Better World for Women & Girls
Zonta stands for women’s rights. We advocate for equality, education and an end to child marriage and gender-based violence.
Zonta expands opportunities for women and girls through our international education programs and service projects.
Zonta International Global Initiatives
WE WILL END CHILD MARRIAGE
Almost 650 million women alive today were married before turning 18.
WE SAY NO TO VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS
About 2 in 3 women have experienced physical and/or sexual violence from an intimate partner.
WE WILL CLOSE THE GENDER GAP IN EDUCATION
Every additional year of primary school increases girls’ eventual wages by 10-20 percent.