IWD sees a number of MISSIONS to help forge a gender equal world.
Celebrating women's achievements and increasing visibility, while calling out inequality, is key.
Celebrate the women forging change
Elevate visibility of women creatives
Build workplaces where women thrive
Improve equality for women in tech
Forge women's empowerment worldwide
Empower women's choices in health
Applaud equality for women in sport
IWD Mission partnerships invited
Collective action and shared ownership for driving gender parity is what makes International Women's Day impactful.
Gloria Steinem, world-renowned feminist, journalist and activist
"The story of women's struggle for equality belongs to no single feminist nor to any one organization but to the collective efforts of all who care
about human rights." So make International Women's Day your day and do what you can to truly make a positive difference for
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 women's equality.
IWD has occurred for well over a century, with the first IWD gathering in 1911 supported by over a million people.
Today, IWD belongs to all groups collectively everywhere. IWD is not country, group or organization specific.
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