Did you know that 8 out of 10 girls are so concerned with the way they look that they opt out of important activities*?
Imagine a world where no-one felt this pressure. Since 2014, WAGGGS and Dove have been working towards this incredible vision; we want everyone to feel free to be themselves – to feel Free Being Me!
We have reached over 6.5 million young people with body confidence and self esteem activities over 125 countries so far but there’s a lot more work to be done!
* (Source: Dove Global Girls Beauty and Confidence Report, 2017).
Free Being Me: Our body confidence badge programme continues to boost body confidence worldwide. Find out more.
Action on Body Confidence: This additional badge programme supports young people to develop their own advocacy projects to tackle the root causes of low body confidence and self esteem in society. Find out more.
Support for Member Organisations
Visit our Free Being Me website for lots more support and information on the programmes and the WAGGGS-Dove partnership, including any grants we have available.