International Women’s Day: #ChooseToChallenge
Written by WeegieFifer on 23rd February 2021
International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The 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.International Women’s Day Org
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To mark this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD), we are producing a Daytime Show Special Edition. We speak to women from all over Scotland, young and old, from different backgrounds, with a range of interests and talents. Here are just some of our guests:
Marked annually on March 8th, International Women’s Day is one of the most important days of the year to:
- celebrate women’s achievements
- raise awareness about women’s equality
- lobby for accelerated gender parity
- fundraise for female-focused charities
The IWD website has a wealth of information about its aims, its history (it started in 1911!) , and who it supports.
This year’s theme is summed up in the hashtag: #ChooseToChallenge:
The campaign theme for International Women’s Day 2021 is ‘Choose To Challenge‘. A challenged world is an alert world. And from challenge comes change. So let’s all #ChooseToChallenge.
Hands Up to Show You’re In!
The Daytime Show team are in ….