International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day March 8, 2017

International Women’s Day March 8

“I think a girl can do anything! She just needs to believe in herself.” ~Elvira Meliksetyan, Women’s Resource Centre, Armenia

International Women’s Day is the day when women are recognized for their achievements without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic or political. According to the United Nations, the International Women’s Day first emerged from the activities of labour movements at the turn of the twentieth century in North America and across Europe.

Did you know…

That, and according to Bustle, only 14 percent of top executive positions in Fortune 500 companies are held by women. Only 24 of those companies have female CEOs. Time to change this, don’t you think?

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