Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int'l Women's Day

Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int'l Women's Day

Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int'l Women's Day

Elsewhere in the world, The Institute of Designers in Ireland, the country's largest design association, is launching the new initiative "Why Design" in conjunction with International Women's Day, to raise awareness about the gender gap among Ireland's design professionals.

Aside from walkouts and strikes, many women and celebrities have taken to social media to thank the women who shaped them and to celebrate their femininity. This year's theme is "Press for Progress". This year, UN Women is hoping to transform the momentous amount of female activism into broader action.

At Notre Dame, they take women's empowerment very seriously. As a result of this movement, all over the world, institutions, governments are having to actually look at the environment that they provide for women. The publication also got an email by a representative of the fast food chain confirming that the upside-down arched marked the "celebration of women everywhere".

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Shanbuag, a nurse, was left in a vegetative state after she was raped and strangled in 1973 at the hospital where she worked. Meantime, a non-government organisation approached the top court with a plea to also legalise the right to a living will .

In her message for the Day, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN Women explained that this year's theme captured the life of the women activists whose passion and commitment had brought change over generations and won women's rights.

She says she wants Okoye to remind the world "that those women already exist".

The president, who once said his star power entitles him to grab women by the genitals, has been accused of sexual misconduct by 21 women. "It is truly one of the most devastating experiences that any society and any community could ever go through".

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SC is one of the few states that has not enacted an Equal Pay Act, and, as a result, women in SC are only paid 80 cents for every dollar that men earn, resulting in an annual wage gap of $8,272 (National Women's Law Center).

In 2004, she said, HEC and USAID had joined hands to provide quality education to the talented students who lack the financial resources to attend a university. "We will do what we can to capture some form of data and information that can be credible enough to be used in a court of law". Two thirds of the 774 million illiterate adults are women. "We are no longer going to be mistreated, or discriminated against, or paid less money".

Through these and many other initiatives, we seek to empower women of all backgrounds to achieve their economic potential and shape our world.

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