Women is not just a word but an identity of independent, mature and responsible personality. Everyone is writing and wishing International Women’s day 2017 on 8th of March but fewer people are actually focusing on what an ideal woman can do. It’s 21st century and now they can dramatically change the world with creativity, boldness and self-confident.On the ground, International women’s day 2017 watches thousands of conferences, functions and rallies each year. Although International Women’s Day was derived by U.N in the year of 1975 as it was only adopted by the United States of America in early 1900s.
However, this day is now taken as a day to acknowledge the efforts of women around the world, either she is a caring mother, responsible sister, charming wife, working partner or beautiful daughter. Every woman is playing multiple roles.
Ukrainian feminists march on the occasion of the International Women’s Day in Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Ukrainian feminists advocate for gender equality and protest against violence against women. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov)
Around the Globe
In the meantime, the world is celebrating International women’s day 2017 in their specific customs such as in China many shops and online retailers give half day-off to the female staff however, the day is simply a chance to attract female shoppers with discounts on cosmetics and footwear. In India, there are rallies coming from different parts of the country to raise the women issues. In Italy, Women are enjoying free entries to all of the museums in region and in Pakistan, many functions and talk shows are been arranged to elaborate the moral values of a woman in society. Not only these countries but this day has its space in all over the globe.Apart from that, there is a website on which you can be a part of this #Befoldforchange campaign being done by international Organization by simply following on https://www.internationalwomensday.com. Their main moto is based on a statement that “International Women’s Day (March 8) 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.”