CRS and other organizations applaud new law that will help ensure children everywhere are registered at birth and have a chance at a successful future.
Girls Count Act
The House Foreign Affairs and Senate Foreign Relations Committees each passed nearly identical versions of the Girls Count Act today, setting the stage for floor votes.
Catholic Relief Services welcomed introduction of the Girls Count Act in the House of Representatives today. The legislation aims to ensure that more children, and especially girls, around the world get birth certificates.