Nasdaq "Rings the Bell for Gender Equality"

10 March, 2018, 01:54 | Author: Constance French
  • Austin-area women take part in an International Women's Day event

According to the United Nations, IWD is an opportunity to consider how to accelerate the 2030 agenda, building momentum for the effective implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially goal number five - to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls and goal number four - to ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning.

International Women's Day is annually held on March 8 to celebrate women's achievements throughout history and across nations.Getty ImagesThursday is International Women's Day, which celebrates the ongoing movement for women's rights.

It looks like International Women's Day will roll on as folks everywhere continue to celebrate our women, appreciating their wonder, strength, and courage. "It is a call to action to spur women and men into taking bold steps towards closing the gender gap". International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Municipally, only 28 per cent of councillors and 18 per cent of mayors are female.

"The scope of women's day celebration cannot be precisely defined as the deeds done by women can never be summed up".

Blue Owl Brewing tap room manager Morgan Kelly works at the bar
Blue Owl Brewing tap room manager Morgan Kelly works at the bar

She calls for resilience in the pursuit of gender equality.

At a a factory in Indonesia, which supplies G-III Apparel Group, the wholesale manufacturer for Trump's fashion label, there are 2,759 workers and about three-quarters of them are women, many of whom are mothers who use the lion's share of their small income to support children they are rarely able to see.

The thrust in Manicaland, among other things, was on encouraging girls and women to register to vote in 2018 to make their voices heard. I think we're getting there, but there's a lot to do. "And we all, each and every one of us, in our families, our communities, our work place and in our politics, we all have a role to play in pressing for change".

Regardless of the fact, she religiously tweets about women empowerment - showing her duplicity in the matter. The panel sessions were moderated by Ms. Irene Robinson-Ayanwale, Head of Legal Department, NSE and Ms. Adjaratou Fatou Ndiaye, Acting Country Representative for UN Women to Nigeria and ECOWAS.

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