Since 1909, International Women's Day has assumed a new global dimension and is celebrated by women in developed and developing countries alike.
My grandmother faced hard times throughout her life.
"The WIB Commission have put our thoughts in our strategic plan, but I hope to have much more input from the Member Associations and the badminton community". They did not have many opportunities for themselves and were limited within the four walls.
"Labour will make it a priority to close the gender pay gap and tackle the structural barriers facing women across our society, creating a country that truly works for the many, not the few".
Under the current rules, those eligible for a workplace pension must earn at least £10,000 a year from a single job, however, women are more likely than men to have multiple part-time jobs.
She urged governments to include information technology in curriculum in schools for women and girls to facilitate development of early warning and alert systems that could protect women and girls against abuse. According to the Economic Survey 2016/17, female enrolment rates in the primary, basic and secondary level are 96.6 per cent, 81.5 per cent and 58.9 per cent respectively.
There are plenty of charities out there that support women, and all you have to do is make a small donation which can go a long way, choose from the Breast Cancer Organization, Women Abuse Centre, Old Folks Home or orphanage houses. Sexual harassment, violence and discrimination against women have captured headlines and public discourse, propelled by a rising determination for change.
"We at the United Nations stand with women around the world as they fight to overcome the injustices they face", he said, adding that the United Nations should set an example for the world. Jordan is certainly moving in the right direction but, admittedly, not without some shortcomings and pockets of gender discrimination here and there.
It's hard to feel good about International Women's Day when the USA continues to drop in rankings on a global scale, though we can at least say that we aren't as bad as lowest-ranking countries.
A version of this article appears in print on March 08, 2018 of The Himalayan Times.
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