Ways to Celebrate International Women's Day

Ways to Celebrate International Women's Day

This, she added, was a sign of the need for TT to pay attention to women's issues and lives and the multiple areas that are relevant to women's rights.

He also talks about the stories of sexual violence that he heard, bringing home the reality of how women are treated differently and "are oppressed in every country in the world".

For many the answer is a no brainer, but there will be some who will question it.

The aim of the celebration of the day was to get equal rights and pay and the same is an issue today as well. Nearly every business a man works you will find there is a hard-working woman beside him. And the recent #MeToo campaign gave the ideal momentum to the movement as now women are opening about sexual harassment.The women who spoke out are known as The Silence Breakers and they were also named as Time's Person of the Year.

If you've already read about or discussed a few influential women from the past or present, making popsicle stick puppets can be a fun crafts project to tackle at the end of the day. They designated this day in honor of the garment workers' strike.

"Let's mark International Women's Day by pledging to turn the culture of discrimination around". According to a 2017 report by them, it could still take another 100 years before the global equality gap between men and women disappears entirely.

The first women's day was observed in February 1909 when 15,000 women marched through the streets of NY demanding improved pay, shorter hours and voting rights.

The first of this series of interviews will be released on 8 March 2018, and a weekly update thereafter - so please stay posted through our daily newsletter, HR Bulletin.

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We celebrate the courage and determination of women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their Pacific countries and communities, including our women leaders who make a daily impact in their families, villages, businesses, workplaces, marketplaces, cities and nations.

However, we will not lose focus on the huge amount there is still to do to ensure that women aren't discriminated against due to their gender.

The Ministry pointed out that this year alone Israeli authorities arrested dozens of women.

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So, she deserves much more respect, care and safety, but not just on International Women's Day, but every single day.

Manchester: Wonder Women Festival 2018, which runs through March and is a programme of exhibitions, tours, debates, performances and one-off screenings.

The day is an official holiday in fifteen countries including China, Ukraine and Vietnam.

The two universities will debate on two Gender Equality propositions: 'How women and girls can achieve equality in Liberia'.

"International Women's Day preludes another really important development for women in law because next month the Law Society will release its Gender Equality Charter to the profession".

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