March 8th is International Women's Day (IWD), a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. This day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as groups come together to celebrate women's achievements or rally for women's equality. Recognition of this day helps to forge positive change for all women.

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 You can also visit the International Women’s Day website to learn more.