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International Women's Day 2018: What it is and how to get involved

The year women set the fire alight

This is thought to be particularly pressing for women considering they live longer on average than men, meaning their retirement could often last longer and be more expensive. Thus International Women's Day is all about unity, celebration, reflection, advocacy and action and has been occurring for well over a century - and continues to grow from strength to strength. The meeting focused on "Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls". Over the next several years, several European countries, plus Russian Federation, joined the movement, holding large rallies that included men and women for International Women's Day to advocate for rights to work, vote, hold public office and to end discrimination.

Hassan said this in Abuja at the Nigeria Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Summit tagged: "NigFiSTEM" holding from March 6 to March 8.

No woman has full equality if her trans sisters in Indonesia do not have rights; if her trans siblings in the U.S. are publicly harassed & forced to use a women's restroom; if her lesbian sisters anywhere are forced to undergo conversion therapy.

However, she pointed out the work that still needed to be done in this regard.

Six all-female crews are operating 16 easyJet flights between London, Bologna, Rome, Milan, Barcelona, Amsterdam and Agadir on Thursday 8, and more than 300 of its flights will have women in the cockpit for IWD. Things are slowly turning into women's favour over the years. This is a strong indication that women's participation in decision making increases with education.

She says a Guaranteed Livable Income could help women who might otherwise find themselves in hard situations just to get by. I believe this begins with equal pay.

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Of course, the importance of the upcoming referendum on the Eighth Amendment can not be forgotten this International Women's Day.

Labour will end the Tories' failed austerity agenda, which has seen 86 per cent of Tory cuts fall on the shoulders of women. You would think in 2018, something as fundamental as fair pay would no longer be an issue in a first world country.

For this we must put women's experiences and needs at the centre of the legal process and support women all the way through.

They do this by ensuring food security for their homes and the societies they live in yet they fare less than the urban women and the rural men due to gender inequalities.

Since 1909, International Women's Day has assumed a new global dimension and is celebrated by women in developed and developing countries alike. "This will empower women to participate fully in economic life across all sectors and all levels of activities and will benefit the global community as a whole".

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