Girl Child Concerns (GCC) is a non-governmental organization operating in Nigeria, with the aim of improving the lives of young people, especially the “Girl Child” through improved educational opportunities and life skills development, while ensuring availability of broad based education for all young people regardless of class or gender.


GCC provides holistic interventions that meet the needs of vulnerable adolescent girls especially those from poor rural areas, disadvantaged and underserved groups like married adolescent and girls in humanitarian settings. Our specific interventions include Adolescents Reproductive Health & Rights, Female Students Scholarships for vulnerable girls, Advocacy and community mobilization and sensitization on civil rights and responsibilities as well as gender equity.


Girl Child Concerns takes an active participation in shaping the future of young people through research, advocacy, community mobilization and implementation of strategic programs that further its objectives