As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark the International Women's Day, held annually on March 8 to celebrate women's achievements throughout history and across nations, the Chief Executive Officer, Capital Oil & Gas, Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, has felicitated with women worldwide, saying the world would have not been possible without them.
Dr. Kato also underscored the importance of moving from promise to action, with innovative financing models to support the advancement of gender equality and the further production of data to support gender-responsive policy-making and programming.
Artists are invited by Semiahmoo Arts to submit a maximum of three works of arts celebrating International Women's Day and/or advocates for gender parity.
Speaking at the event, Women in ETFs Australia liaison Daphne Van der Oord remarked on the rising number of stock exchanges around the world that were holding such bell-ringing ceremonies for the cause.
During Taliban rule many would have been afraid to leave their homes, but hundreds of women gathered in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday to commemorate International Women's Day - and to remind their leaders that plenty of work remains to be done to give Afghan woman a voice, ensure their education and protect them from increasing violence. "This project with Global Compact Network recognizes that when we invest in women, we strengthen the economy for everyone", said Monsef today.
Every day women are channeling this theme and being bold and showing their strength by standing up for themselves and their fellow ladies.
Daylight Saving Time 2018: Set those clocks ahead this weekend
So to get your brain primed to crank out the melatonin, you'll need to turn off all screens after dinner and go to bed earlier. The sunset in Tampa on December 22 would happen at about 6:39 p.m., an hour later than last year's 5:39 p.m. sunset.
Arsene Wenger in focus
Ozil has been directly involved in 100 goals in 189 appearances for Arsenal - 37 goals and 63 assists. The Italians had gone 10 games without losing between these defeats.
Bears had meeting with Ohio State CB Denzel Ward at NFL Combine
The 2018 NFL Draft is set for Thursday, April 26 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. But he still doesn't warrant consideration at the top of the draft.
The empowerment of our Fijian women is vital to the development of our nation. This year's theme is "Press for Progress".
In 1908, 15,000 women took to the streets of New York City to march for voting rights, shorter hours and decent pay.
She noted advocacy was necessary until all the barriers which denied women equal opportunity and mobility in the workplace and the labour market were eliminated. We are however anxious that despite all our efforts to reach out to community, incidences of gender based violence, domestic violence, sexual harassment and abuse of women and girls remain high in the province.
Mrs Rutendo Mlambo from Rusape said the day helps to inspire confidence in women.
International Men's Day is an annual event celebrated on November 19 in more than 60 countries. "The few women, who are given key positions, are often so eager to keep their jobs, so they please their male bosses often at the expense of other sisters", she said.
In line with the global theme for this year's celebration, "press for progress", the NSE symposium was created to motivate and unite everyone to think, act and be gender inclusive.