Reflecting the Make It Happen 2015 IWD
theme, Lebanese women are applying ingrained entrepreneurial and management skills to head more corporations and command more senior C-level positions than they ever did before.
What are the origins of International Women's Day (IWD
) as a gender equality platform and what is the symbolic significance of IWD
in and outside the United States (U.
was also active in promoting the value of food services to private sector employers not involved in the war effort.
One hundred years on, IWD
has become a global mainstream phenomena celebrated across many countries and is an official holiday in approximately 25 countries including Afghanistan, Russia, Ukraine, Vietnam and Zambia.
took place around the world on March 8, celebrating the progress made throughout the world towards achieving gender equality.
My dream wish is that this will be the start of bringing to Wales a series of annual International IWD
world awareness seminars in the WMC.
For decades, IWD
has grown from strength to strength annually.
IDC and IWD
are reentry partners, and some staff at IWD
work inside the institutions where the largest number of offender releases to the community occur.
The second element of this on-campus celebration of IWD
will be the official unveiling of a special scholarship specifically dedicated to an outstanding female candidate living in Japan.
2009, many organisations concerned with women's health and rights spoke out.
Tu'ifua Tapakautolo, Deputy Director of Schools, a member of Tonga's IWD
Planning Committee, said that entries for the essay competition were received from both boys and girls and they were of a high standard.
Connected to labor rights activity throughout the world in its early decades, IWD
has become much like Mother's Day in some places and stays closely linked-to its activist roots in other contexts.