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24 Memes & Tweets To Share On International Women's Day 2019  Bustle

As we get closer and closer to 2019's International Women's Day, which falls on Friday, March 8, it's time to start thinking about how you're going to celebrate the ...


10 Things To Do For International Women's Day That Make It Easy For You To Make A Difference  Romper

Mark your calendars: International Women's Day (IWD) is coming up on Friday, March 8, and I can already feel the girl power building. It's a day to not only ...


6 Facts About International Women's Day  Mental Floss

For more than 100 years, March 8th has marked what has come to be known as International Women's Day in countries around the world.


Twitter Became the Social Platform of Choice for International Women’s Day (Infographic)  Adweek

International Women's Day is coming up Friday, March 8, and social marketing firm Unmetric looked at brands' past efforts for the holiday to help give them ideas ...


PrettyLittleThing's International Women's Day Campaign #everyBODYinPLT Is So On Point  Bustle

It is International Women's Day on March 8. Whilst shouting the praises of the amazing women around you is appropriate all year round, I am so here for all of ...


Cher teaming with Nancy Pelosi, Mindy Kaling, Alyssa Milano for International Women's Day celebration  Entertainment Weekly News

This year's International Women's Day is about to become a star-studded event — thanks to a singer we like to call Cher. VH1 is marking the celebration of all ...


20 Quotes From Women For International Women's Day That'll Inspire You  Elite Daily

Being a woman is truly an amazing thing, and I think we can all agree that we're ready to let that be heard on International Women's Day. If you've somehow ...


TODAY celebrates International Women's Day with Maren Morris concert  Today Show

On March 8, TODAY and Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter, Maren Morris are celebrating International Women's Day on the plaza with a ...


Financial Women of San Francisco Hosts International Women's Day Program Featuring Top Bay Area Business Leaders  Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Financial Women of San Francisco (FWSF), a professional organization dedicated to advancing the ...


International Women's Day: Pink Link Lancashire event at Ribby Hall Village calls for better balance for women in business  Lancashire Evening Post

Lancashire women in business will be playing their part in raising awareness for 'Balance for Better' the theme behind this year's International Women's Day.


Fire Department Coffee to Honor Women Firefighters for International Women's Day  Benzinga

CHICAGO, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Fire Dept. Coffee and LION will launch "Real Women in the Fire *Service*" in celebration of International ...


Celebrate International Women's Day with Girls Inc of Madison  madison365.com

International Women's Day is March 8, but you can celebrate a day early with Girls Inc. of Madison at its gala dinner and celebration on March 7 at Overture ...


HBA's 2019 International Women's Day Inspirational Exchange: Appreciating the Benefits of Elevating Other Women  PharmaLive

HBA's 2019 International Women's Day Inspirational Exchange: Appreciating the Benefits of Elevating Other Women. March 6 – Complimentary Webinar.


International Women's Day will be celebrated with a lively event in Springfield  WWLP.com

Springfield will celebrate International Women's Day with a musical and cultural event this weekend! Here with a preview are Karina Dise. 7 year old Dallas is ...


14 Inspiring Trips To Celebrate International Women's Day  Forbes

With International Women's Day just around the corner, here are a handful of trips to put on your radar.


Women's center program to celebrate International Women's Day  Lewiston Sun Journal

LEWISTON — The Center for Wisdom's Women will present a program March 8 on loving change that can heal and end the cycle of human exploitation. The talk ...


International Women's Day Is Coming In Hot, So Get Your Squad Ready  Romper

Women had a pretty kick-ass 2018. From new legislation that increased gender equality in countries like Iceland and Saudi Arabia to women winning 20 percent ...


The Mustard Seed Celebrating International Women’s Day  FFT.ie

The Mustard Seed in Ballingarry, Co. Limerick will host its annual International Women's Day dinner on Thursday 7th March, the eve of the global day of ...


Until international women's day BJP plans meetings for women beneficiaries  Economic Times

New Delhi: In the run-up to the parliamentary elections, the BJP is targeting women beneficiaries of centrally sponsored schemes and is planning to hold public ...


Celebrating International Women's Day 2019 through art  The Macleay Argus

Macleay Valley Community Art Gallery is once again excited to celebrate how awesome women are as artists ​with the 'Balance for Better' exhibition for ...


Livius Training to Host International Women’s Day Event  Business Up North

Female business leaders around Yorkshire have been invited to attend a motivational speech, at Livius Training Centre, to mark International Women's Day ...


Solon Chamber of Commerce sets 'Leadercast' for International Women's Day  cleveland.com

SOLON, Ohio -- Two prominent Northeast Ohio educators will find themselves in some internationally acclaimed company when the Solon Chamber of ...


International Women's Day – The Resilience Gala  NOW Magazine

Azeeza for Women presents an evening of celebration and inspiration at the inaugural International Women's Day Resilience' Gala on Friday March 8, 2019, ...


Meet the mum hoping to ‘empower women’ in Hampshire on International Women’s Day  The News

A SINGLE mum-of-two says that women who support one another can achieve things they may have never even dreamt of.


Roses for International Women's Day  Mount Desert Islander

BAR HARBOR — Anyone who wishes to celebrate the women in their lives may purchase roses for $5 each at the MDI YWCA, which will then deliver these ...


16th International Women's Day Awards Luncheon in Miami, Honors Women Leaders in the International Trade Community  PRNewswire

MIAMI, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- World Trade Center Miami will host an awards luncheon at the Double Tree by Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center ...


Apply to the 2019 International Women's Day Summit hosted by Google's Women Techmakers!  Society of Women Engineers

Every March, Google's Women Techmakers program hosts summits in celebration of International Women's Day across the globe. The program features ...


Banana Republic Celebrates International Women's Day With Its First Equality Capsule  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Banana Republic is proud to introduce its first Equality Collection capsule in honor of International Women's ...


Events to check out this International Women's Day 2019  Women's Agenda

International Women's Day is just around the corner. We've hand picked some great events happening around Australia for you to check out.


International Women's Day Silkscreen Printing Workshop  NOW Magazine

In support of International Women's Day, Lakeshore Arts is celebrating women's achievements with a special screenprinting workshop with artist facilitator ...


Leeds Beckett University students highlight female homelessness this International Women’s Day  Business Up North

Five students from Leeds Beckett University have joined forces with Leeds-based homelessness charity, Simon on the Streets to launch an International ...


BLOG: Women to Transform Waste as International Women's Day Approaches  Waste Management World

Ahead of International Women's day on 8 March, Anna Cawley, Director of Customer *Service* at Cawleys Waste Management discusses the changing ...


Why you should support International Women's Day 2019 | Ruth Holmes  Re:locate Magazine

International Women's Day is a global event. It is a chance to evaluate what IWD and pay equality means to you, and how business and the UK government are ...


International Women’s Day 2019 in San Francisco – Own Your Magnificence  Massachusetts Newswire

ROHNERT PARK, Calif., Feb 19, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It's time for you to own your magnificence! Debra Shine's SASSI and Michelle R. Martin's ...


Union County to celebrate International Women's Day with free yoga and meditation event  NJ.com

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders through the Union County Office on Women is presenting a free yoga, meditation class and emotional wellness ...


On Our Radar: Kamloops cabaret set for International Women's Day  Kamloops Matters

If you're looking for a fun way to celebrate International Women's Day on March 8, Western Canada Theatre has you covered. The organization is bringing the ...


Dance for Refuge unveil International Women's Day parties  Mixmag

Proceeds from both parties will be donated to Women For Refugee Women.


Bulldogs celebrate International Women's Day  Western Bulldogs

The Western Bulldogs Community Foundation are celebrating International Women's Day 2019, through the 'More Powerful Together' event on Thursday 7th ...


Premier International Women's Day Event in Nashville  tntribune.com

NASHVILLE, TN — The Premier International Women's Day event in Nashville will be held on Friday, March 8 at The Parthenon in Centennial Park at 5:30 pm.


Zonta Club hosting International Women's Day event  KitchenerToday.com

The Zonta Club of KW will be hosting its 17th annual International Women's Day Celebration on Monday, March 4. The guest speaker will be Canadian ...


Celebrate International Women's Day in March  cleveland.com

Women will gather to mark International Women's Day March 8 in downtown Cleveland.


Listermann Brewing Company Hosts All-Female Brew Day for International Women's Day  Cincinnati CityBeat

An image from last year's Women's Day brew event at ListermannPhoto: Hailey BollingerOn Feb. 1, Listermann Brewing Company is hosting a community brew ...


Celebrate International Women's Day with art  Squamish Chief

Squamish's Foyer Gallery is celebrating International Women's Day on March 6 with an art show focused on the theme of Exposure. The show is not juried with ...


YWCA celebrates International Women's Day in March  Youngstown Vindicator

YOUNGSTOWN — YWCA Mahoning Valley is seeking performers and vendors for its third annual International Women's Day celebration at 5:30 p.m. March 7 at ...


Fiona Ness: Why I’d ban Valentines, International Women’s Day and Diversity Barbie  Independent.ie

Call me an old romantic but I am rejoicing that Valentine's Day is over. Each year I approach the day with cold dread. Is that normal?


YWCA celebrates International Women's Day on March 7  Youngstown Vindicator

Staff report. YOUNGSTOWN. YWCA Mahoning Valley is seeking performers and vendors for its third annual International Women's Day celebration at 5:30 p.m. ...


The Church Studios joins Spitfire Audio and Foundation FM to celebrate International Women’s Day  PSNEurope

The Church Studios are hosting a unique event to celebrate and support International Women's Day 2019 in a push for gender balance in sound engineering ...


Kenosha Creative Space hosting women's music night | Music  Kenosha News

Kenosha Creative Space and Carthage College will host an early celebration of International Women's Day Friday night, with a chamber music concert featuring ...


Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra celebrates Women's Day with female-led show  Pamplin Media Group

Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra celebrates Women's Day with female-led show, Local News, Hillsboro, Aloha local News, Breaking News alerts for Hillsboro, ...


Marvel Celebrates International Women's Day with Champions #3 Variant  Bleeding Cool News

In celebration of International Women's Day this March, Marvel is excited to show off a brand-new variant cover for CHAMPIONS #3 showcasing leading ladies ...


SXSW Austin 2019: SouthBites Dinners Bring In All-Star Chefs  Eater Austin

This year, the festival is partnering with the James Beard Foundation for its SouthBites Dinners and the lineup includes Atlanta's Asha Gomez and Houston's ...


First Annual Women's Day March set for March 9 in Red Deer  Todayville.com

Friday, March 8, 2019 is International Women's Day - a day to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for a more gender-balanced world. To.


Sutton Women Mean Business Awards to launch on International Women's Day  This is Local London

The search to find Sutton's most inspiring women is set to be launched on the upcoming International Women's Day next month.


"Old habits die hard": Boorowa set to host International Women's Day event  Boorowa News

The women of the district will come together once again to celebrate the 13th International Women's Day in Boorowa. The event will be celebrated on Sunday, ...


BizAsia ties up with Megarush for Women's Day event  BizAsia

BizAsiaLive.com, the UK's only Asian media and entertainment digital hub, has partnered up with Megarush for the upcoming International Women's Day event.


Celebrate International Women's Day March 8 with networking lunch at 190 Sunset  My Edmonds News

Communities across the U.S. and around the world will celebrate International Women's Day March 8, and a special event is being planned for Edmonds: a ...


First Annual "Vida / Celebrating Women" Festival Empowers, Uplifts & Supports Women in Tucson  Tucson Foodie

Boutique festival "Vida / Celebrating Women" will be held behind the Historic Train Depot at Maynards Market & Kitchen from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, ...


Strong Support For The Women Of Sioux Falls  KELOLAND TV

In times of hardship when life gets you down, it never hurts to have some support. And the women of Sioux Falls never hesitate at the chance to support their ...


Music Graduate Student to Present at International Women's Day Conference in London  University of Arkansas Newswire

Performer's certificate student in the Department of Music, Manchusa Loungsangroong was invited to present her research at the International Women and/in ...


Sudbury briefs: Board of health reflects, lecture Feb. 28, Women's Day  The Sudbury Star

Horticultural society meets Feb. 24The Sudbury Horticultural Society will hold its next meeting at the Parkside Centre on Durham Street on Feb. 24. Doors open ...


Women's Day celebration to be held in Keighley  Keighley News

INTERNATIONAL Women's Day is being celebrated in Keighley.


International Women's day lunch at Grossi Florentino  B&T

Join us to celebrate INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY upstairs at the Iconic Grossi Florentino's and enjoy round table discussions about how we can create a ...


Nominate an exceptional woman | Cranbrook, East Kootenay, Kimberley  E-Know.ca

The Community Coordination for Safety in Relationships wants to recognize the exceptional women in your life for International Women's Day 2019.


Dua Lipa To Speak At ILMC's Futures Forum, Conference Speakers Announced  Pollstar

The upcoming 31st ILMC edition in London will see the premiere of Futures Forum, a one-day event for young live music professionals, and the first keynote ...


Australian wicket-keeper Alyssa Healy achieves highest cricket ball catch at MCG  Guinness World Records

Australian wicket-keeper Alyssa Healy went to the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) to attempt the highest catch of a cricket ball ahead of the 2020 Women's ...


Community news  Chicago Tribune

The Hammond Sportsplex will host a House Youth Volleyball League for children ages 10-15 from 6-7:30 p.m. beginning March 7. All practices and games will ...


Peter Harrington celebrates female authors in exhibition of rare books, including £200k book by 'world's first computer programmer' Ada Lovelace  Telegraph.co.uk

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Peter Harrington Rare Books has announced the opening of In Her Own Words, a new exhibition devoted to remarkable works ...


APRA AMCOS launches music production workshop dedicated towards women  Mixdown

In celebration of International Women's Day next month, APRA AMCOS have announced a series of workshops to teach women and non-binary people the art of ...


Single-session tickets for Big 12 women's basketball tournament on sale  NewsOK.com

Single-session tickets for the Big 12 women's basketball tournament are now on sale. The tournament will be played March 8-11 at Chesapeake Energy Arena.


Alliance of all-women parties to fight polls in 283 seats, asks other parties to help win  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: An alliance of two all-women parties, which has decided to field candidates in 283 Lok Sabha constituencies in the upcoming elections, Thursday ...


Bacardi Brown-Forman creates 'inclusive' cocktails  The Spirits Business

As part of its initiative to promote inclusivity in the on-trade, Bacardi Brown-Forman Brands (BBFB) has partnered with six London venues to create a list of ...


Optimo Music to release Weaponise Your Sound charity compilation  Resident Advisor

The 11-track set, which includes new material from Penelope Trappes and Cucina Povera, was compiled by Kristina McCormick of the NTS show Diet Clinic.


International Women's Day: Run to create awareness on sanitary napkins  Devdiscourse

A run will be organised here on International Women's Day on March 8 to spread awareness about the use of sanitary napkins. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar ...


Ade Adepitan & Wife Elle Exxe Have A Hilariously Cute Story About Their First Convo  Bustle

Ade Adepitan is a British TV presenter and wheelchair basketball player, and a very inspiring character. If you need a refresher: the TV star got his start on the ...


KP govt and Peshawar deputy commissioner issued notices for banning women's bike rally  Samaa Digital

The Peshawar High Court has issued a notice to the city's deputy commissioner and the provincial government for cancelling permission granted for a women's ...


Would Church’s rulers rather see it die than grant women equality?  Irish Examiner

Nuns have always been second class citizens in the Church, writes Alison O'Connor. The Catholic Church's prolonged, painful and highly political response to ...


Tickets to go on sale for ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 on one-year-to-go milestone  International Cricket Council

Tickets for the ICC Women's T20 World Cup Australia 2020 will go on sale to the public on Thursday 21 February 2019 at 1200 midday (Australian Eastern ...


Campbell River touted as top place to visit as a solo female traveller  Campbell River Mirror

Expedia.ca, the Canadian website for American global travel technology company, has included Campbell River as among the “top places to visit as a solo ...


Film on INSV Tarini to be aired on Women's Day  The Hitavada

by kunal dutt, new delhi, after sailing into record books, the inspiring story of 254-day maritime odyssey of six women naval officers, who became the first ...


NGO demands release of imprisoned Syria women, children  Anadolu Agency

At Istanbul conference, recently-founded Conscience Movement laments plight of women, children jailed by Assad regime - Anadolu Agency.


Gender pay gap hits record low as female workforce grows  Financy

A record high in the number of women in full-time work has helped the national gender pay gap drop to a *fresh* 20 year low of 14.1 per cent. Using the latest ...


Delhi Commission for Women members to march for women’s safety  The New Indian Express

During the 12-day yatra, the DCW chief shall sleep in local areas in jhuggi and interact with thousands of women and girls, the statement said.


REVEALED: Full list of 'Local Enterprise Week' events to help your business grow  Kilkenny Now

LOCAL Enterprise Office Kilkenny has unveiled a series of exciting events to support local new start-ups, growing SMEs and anyone thinking of setting up their ...


Washingtonian Today: Extra Spicy!  Washingtonian

Smile, You're On Spicer Camera: Former Trump White House press secretary (and current senior advisor for America First PAC) Sean Spicer is now a "special.


Watch 'So, which band is your boyfriend in?' live screening in London  Skiddle.com

'So, which band is your boyfriend in?' is one documentary with 37 voices that takes a look at gender in the UK's DIY and underground music scenes, and more ...


International Women's Day 2018 theme is #PressforProgress  USA TODAY

International Women's Day lands Thursday with rallies, seminars and performances around the world. This year's theme: #PressforProgress.


Berlin set to make International Women's Day a public holiday  DW (English)

Berlin is set to make history as the first German state to declare International Women's Day an official public holiday. The move would mean that workers in the ...


Take our survey for International Women's Day 2019  cosmopolitan.com (UK)

International Women's Day may still be a few months away (March 8, to be exact), but we're eager to plan ahead. In anticipation of the big event, we want to ...


International Women’s Day Was the Most-Talked-About Moment on Facebook in 2018  Adweek

International Women's Day (March 8) was 2018's most-talked-about moment on Facebook. Research manager Sheida Neman revealed in a blog post that ...


International Women's Day 2018: History, strikes and celebrations  BBC News

Everything you need to know about celebrations taking place on 8 March.


Two Ways to #PressforProgress On International Women's Day  Forbes

International Women's Day gives us a chance to think about how much progress we've made in realizing the full potential of women and girls -- and think about ...


The Smart Girl's Guide to International Women's Day  The Weekly Standard

It might come to the surprise of the average woman who has been bombarded with inspirational corporate hashtags and ads for #girlpower T-shirts that what we ...


Emmerdale plans all-female episode for International Women's Day 2019  The Guardian

The 8 March episode will be written, produced and directed by women, with an all-female cast and crew, in what is thought to be a first for a soap.


Oxford University Is Sorry for That Photo of a Woman Scrubbing 'International Women's Day' Away  TIME

Oxford has apologized after a photo of a female cleaner scrubbing the words "Happy International Women's Day" off the University's steps went viral.


Happy International Women's Day! Google Encourages Ladies Across the World to Share Their Stories  PEOPLE.com

International Women's Day celebrates women's social, economic, and political achievements as well as addresses gender equality.


International Women's Day: Here Are Snapshots Of Celebrations Around The World : The Two-Way  NPR

In Spain, millions went on a nationwide strike. In Uganda, men took over the chores from women. In South Korea, #MeToo made a show of force. Here are just a ...


Celebrities celebrate International Women's Day  EW.com

International Women's Day was first observed by the United Nations on March 8, 1975. For the past 43 years, this has continued to be a day when people ...


International Women’s Day: Reese Witherspoon, Shonda Rhimes Among Celebrities Tweeting Wishes  Deadline

As the world celebrates International Women's Day, Hollywood celebrities, D.C. pundits and politicians are tweeting their messages and hopes. Reese ...


This International Women's Day, Commit To Sharing Your Story  Forbes Now

This International Women's Day, focus on how you can better share your own personal story. Make this year the one where you gain the self-confidence to turn ...


Why McDonald's International Women's Day Celebration Isn't Going as Planned  Fortune

McDonald's stunt to invert its emblematic golden arches in celebration of International Women's Day has not gone as planned.


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