ABC ME will host an International Women's Day collection including Advice to My 12-Year-Old Self, Girls Change the World - The Activism Film, Get My Job and My Life - What's A Girl. And the United State of Women has grown into a national organization that unites and empowers all women to turn their passion into action. 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.
President Weah is to also deliver a special statement in commemoration of International Women's Day schedule to take place at the SKD Sports Complex beginning at 8:00 A.M.
To find out how you can celebrate at International Women's Day events, rallies, panel discussions, and more, visit the International Women's Day Events Page.
Ms Kennedy said: "There are many challenges facing us as women as we continue the struggle for equality".
The ILO also found that only 50% of the world's women work, compared with 77% of men.
Once internalised, these become realities that bar women from enjoying equality. This will be followed by our International Women's Day Motivational Seminar for Women and Girls on the 20th at the Occasions Entertainment Centre, where we will invite the participation of young women in an exciting confidence building session. Well, women are telling us.
The European Union assists women and girls across the world who are on the move or displaced, who are victims of violence, such as through the Spotlight initiative, or who are excluded from education, equal access to health and family planning services, the labour market, and political life more generally.
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Ortega threw a few hammer fists before the referee stopped the fight. "I've seen a lot of different styles in my career". The pay-per-view card is headlined by featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg" Justino against UFC newcomer Yana Kunitskaya.
Meanwhile, First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo would host an event in Accra to mark the International Women's Day under the Theme: "Press for Progress"; and it would be attended by some individuals, various women groups and some former first ladies.
Věra Jourová, European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, emphasises the need for everyone to say no to violence against women: "Violence against women is ubiquitous - women and girls are still being beaten at home, sexually and economically exploited, assaulted, harassed, raped, mutilated, or forced to marry". The day is also a call to action through events large and small focusing on equality.
While men earned a median gross hourly salary of ₹231, women earned only ₹184.8.
Liverpool: Women Are My Sisters, Not My Competition on 8th March, where women from all walks of life come together to network.
This year the theme of the day is #PressforProgress.
This rally and subsequent march through Downtown Manhattan begins at 4 p.m.in Washington Square Park to encourage "women and their allies to strike from all labor, both paid an unpaid for one hour".
We at the United Nations stand with women around the world as they fight to overcome the injustices they face - whether they are rural women dealing with wage discrimination, urban women organizing for change, women refugees at risk of exploitation and abuse, or women who experience intersecting forms of discrimination: widows, indigenous women, women with disabilities and women who do not conform to gender norms.