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".
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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.
Though some male celebrities showed up wearing Time's Up pins, the awards was already feeling safe and apolitical. Still, when an artist I really like gets an Oscar, I tend to be happy. "That increases the value of it".
Broadcom also took a swipe at Qualcomm's licensing business, which is a subject of dispute between the companies. It added that it would create a $1.5 billion investment fund to train American engineers.
In its letter, the Holocaust Museum acknowledged "the hard situation you must face in confronting decades of military misrule". In 2015, as part of Myanmar's transition to democracy, she was elected state counselor, a position akin to prime minister.
As both of Chip and Joanna's sons have names that begin with the letter D, he continues, "I can't think of a D-name". The Fixer Upper duo is already parents to daughters Ella , 11, Emmie Kay , 7, Drake , 12, and Duke , 9.
Google hasn't said when Android P will be released to the public or what dessert it might choose to represent the "P" release. The company is providing a system image link for each of the four compatible devices on the Get Android P webpage.
Now, it seems that the brand is preparing to roll out the Oreo update for the Galaxy Note 8 , Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge . The device sports a 5.7-inch full HD display and is powered by MediaTek P25 SoC coupled with 4GB RAM.
He said his country, in contrast to China, puts emphasis on promoting independent and sustainable growth in Africa. China is aggressively working to expand its regional influence, which is something of concern to USA lawmakers.
A first-round pick out of Georgia in the 2013 draft, Ogletree had his best season in 2016, when he was named second-team All-Pro. This had helped him earn a lucrative four-year, $42.7 million extension in October 2017 that had $30 million guaranteed.
Harris said that within their coalition of educators, they don't have a concrete agenda yet, and there's no plan for a strike. Republican Delegates Paul Espinosa and Bill Anderson - along with Democrat Brent Boggs - were appointed to the committee.
After Curry goes down, Durant rallies Warriors past Spurs
That game is followed by games against two tanking teams in the Kings and Suns. "It's a little different", Kerr said. Kerr set for discussion: Kerr is set to participate Monday in a town-hall-style discussion on gun violence with U.S.
Forecasters predicting 12-18 inches of snow
Additionally, all county offices and the Montgomery County Courthouse were closed on Wednesday . Wind gusts could reach speeds of 35-45 miles per hour and could be potentially damaging.
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Another trial on federal charges in Washington D.C.is scheduled to begin on September 17 and likely to stretch for several weeks. In the DC charges alone, Manafort faces a likely sentence of more than 15 years to nearly 20 years in prison if found guilty.
United States drug crisis deepens as opioid overdoses jump
It also is increasing community outreach efforts to nursing homes to help address prescription opioid addiction among the elderly. States that saw a slight decrease in opioid overdoses included Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and West Virginia.