International Women’s Day 2023
Written by: HC Prof. Dr. Sona Pandey
Founder & President of Grace Ladies Organization
Business Coach, Life Coach, and Career Coach
Location: North Carolina, USA
Published at: Grace Ladies Random Thoughts Diary
International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8th every year to honor the achievements and contributions of women in different fields. This year’s 2023 theme is “Choose to Challenge,” which encourages people to challenge gender bias and inequality in all aspects of life.
The history of International Women’s Day dates back to the early 1900s when women’s rights movements started to gain momentum across the world. In 1908, a group of women marched in New York City to demand better working conditions and the right to vote. The following year, the Socialist Party of America declared the first National Woman’s Day, and in 1911, the day was recognized internationally.
Since then, International Women’s Day has been celebrated around the world with rallies, marches, and events that aim to raise awareness of women’s issues and promote gender equality. Women’s rights have come a long way over the past century, but there is still much work to be done.
One of the most pressing issues facing women today is violence against them. According to the World Health Organization, one in three women worldwide has experienced physical or sexual violence, mostly by an intimate partner. The pandemic has exacerbated this issue, with reports of domestic violence increasing in many countries due to lockdowns and isolation.
Women also continue to face discrimination and inequality in the workplace. Despite progress in recent years, women still earn less than men for the same work and are underrepresented in leadership positions.
The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is “Choose to Challenge,” which encourages individuals to challenge gender bias and inequality in their everyday lives. Everyone can make a difference by speaking out against discrimination, supporting women’s rights organizations, and promoting gender equality in their workplaces and communities.
As we celebrate International Women’s Day, let us remember the progress we have made and the work that still needs to be done. Let us also celebrate the achievements and contributions of women around the world and commit to creating a more just and equal society for all.
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Through this event every year we provide many type of support and connections to women globally. It is an awesome event to create a powerful impact on your success path. Many inspiring women are nominating for she is global luxury awards from many countries. It is an opportunity for selected awardees to connect on International level and introduce themselves globally.
Published by: Grace Ladies Organization Singapore
On 8th March 2023
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