“When Sleeping Women Wake, Mountains Move”– Chinese proverbOn Tuesday, March 8th, a world-wide celebration of women will be marked officially by International Women’s Day. The tradition of honoring women has been observed throughout history in different cultures and countries. International Women’s Day is an acknowledgement of the unique qualities inherent in the nature of all women that allow us to nurture and uplift our families, communities, and nations. In celebrating the contribution of women, we create a better world....more
Ah !!! Yes, International Women's Day has just arrived and the celebrations are around the corner. Women's day is celebrated on March 8th of every year in most of the countries in order to recognize the achievements in politics, economics etc., Women's day has been emerged from the initial labour activities and achievements in North America and Europe. And now, People from different countries celebrate the occasion with love, respect and care towards women. ...more
Since 1911 we have been celebrating March 8th as International Women's Day. This date is commemorated at the United Nations and in many countries is considered a national holiday. As women come together to celebrate this day, they can look back to decades of struggle for equality, justice, peace, and development. It is the story of ordinary women as history makers. This year marks the centennial anniversary of the celebration.
On the 8th of March, the world at large will be celebrating International Womens Day. It has been celebrated every year since 1911 and each year gains more support and strength. For a fair few number of years now, the United Nations has held an annual IWD conference to coordinate international efforts for women's rights and participation in social, political and economic processes. Women everywhere SHOULD be equal. Because if we aren’t equal everywhere, we aren’t equal anywhere....more
Girls rule. Especially this Saturday, March 8th, as women across the globe celebrate International Women’s Day. If you’ve never heard of this fab event, take a cue from places like Mongolia, Uzbekistan and Vietnam, where it’s an official holiday. Join the party by checking out one of the inspiring events below.
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