GiaNina was extremely honored to be the voice of this powerful PSA made by HeForShe.org.
HeForShe is UN Women’s solidarity movement for gender equality. HeForShe invites men and boys to build on the work of the women’s movement as equal partners, crafting and implementing a shared vision of gender equality that will benefit all of humanity. Since its launch on the 20th of September, 2014, at the United Nations by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador, Emma Watson, hundreds of thousands of men from around the world including Heads of State, CEOs, and global luminaries, from all walks of life have committed to gender equality.
As a girl, I'am expected to be your little princess. As a boy, I'am expected to be your hero.
I'm supposed to play with dolls and look pretty. I'm supposed to play sports and act tough.
Crying makes people think I'm hormonal. Crying makes people think I'm weak.
If I spend more time at work than at home, I lack devotion.
If I spend more time at home than at work, I lack devotion.
People will question my sexuality if I choose to join the army.
People will question my sexuality if I choose to be a nurse.
I'm expected to define myself as a boy or as a girl. Question:
If gender bias begins with us, it can end with us.