INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2020-2021

Group of three women of diversity

International Women’s Day 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. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as groups come together to celebrate women’s achievements or rally for women’s equality.  Marked annually on March 8th, International Women’s Day (IWD) is… Continue reading INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2020-2021

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Eliminate Violence towards Women

The Shadow Pandemic Since the outbreak of COVID-19, emerging data and reports from those on the front lines, have shown that all types of violence against women and girls, particularly domestic violence, has intensified. This is the Shadow Pandemic growing amidst the COVID-19 crisis and we need a global collective effort to stop it. As… Continue reading INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

WORLD AIDS DAY 2020

The United Nations Secretariat Building is lit with the Red AIDS ribbon, demonstrating the Organization's commitment to the battle against HIV/AIDS

About World AIDS Day 2020 Every year, on 1 December, the world commemorates World AIDS Day. People around the world unite to show support for people living with and affected by HIV and to remember those who lost their lives to AIDS. In 2020, the world’s attention has been focused by the COVID-19 pandemic on… Continue reading WORLD AIDS DAY 2020

WELCOME TO INTERNATIONAL MEN’S DAY IN THE UK

Man carrying a boy on his shoulder

Former Prime Minister, Rt Hon Theresa May MP: “I recognise the important issues that this event seeks to highlight, including men’s health, male suicide rates and the underperformance of boys in schools, these are serious issues that must be addressed in a considered way.” Welcome to International Men’s Day in the UK International Men’s Day in… Continue reading WELCOME TO INTERNATIONAL MEN’S DAY IN THE UK