International Women’s Day (IWD)
International Women’s Day is celebrated on 8th March every year globally. It is dedicated to honoring the achievements of women to band together to fight for gender equality and women’s rights. The main aim of celebrating the day is to eliminate the discrimination against woman.
It is the day to recognize the importance of women in our lives, and to say them “thank you” for their sacrifices and hard work. It is a United Nations (UN) sanctioned global holiday. Logo is also there to represent the day. International Women’s Day Logo symbolizes the hope and action surrounding women’s equality.
International Women’s Day 2021:
Every year Women’s Day is celebrated on 8th March. This year, 2021, the day, 8th March is falling on Monday.
Women’s Day History:
Women’s Day was started in 1909 which took place on 28th February and was called as National Women’s Day according to UN (United Nations). The first official International Women’s Day was celebrated in countries Germany, Austria, Denmark and Switzerland on 19th March in the year 1911. Rallies were organized in which many people attended. Some years later, European Countries celebrated the day on 8th March. On 8th March 1975, United Nations celebrated International Women’s Day as an official holiday. Since then, the day was celebrated Worldwide on 8th March.
International Women’s Day Images
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International Women’s Day Theme 2021:
Every year, there is a theme for Women’s Day. The campaign theme for International Women’s Day 2021 is ‘Choose To Challenge’ #ChooseToChallenge which shows the importance of challenging biases and misconceptions and also highlights gender-equal world. From challenges come changes.
One more theme announced by United Nations, “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world” which highlights efforts by women and girls around the world in shaping a more equal future and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic as they stand at the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis, as caregivers, health care workers, effective national leaders and many more.
International Women’s Day 2021 Celebration:
Here are some great ideas for celebrating International Women’s Day 2021:
- Wish women by sending message on whatsapp.
- Greet all women with flower.
- Decorate house or office and dedicate to women.
- Give women a paid day off.
- Organize games for women at office.
- Give women offers or discounts or coupons on shopping.
- Husband prepares food for wife.
- Hangout with women or spend quality with them.
- Organize theme party at office.
- Gifting them their favorite thing which they want.
Celebrate International Women’s Day and make all women feel special. Women are the best!!!
Women’s Day Wishes
Being a woman is not easy. Juggling between family and work needs a lot of patience’ and you have tons of it. Wishing you a very happy Women’s Day.
Your presence brings so much joy and happiness to the people around you. You are truly amazing. Happy Women’s Day!
No matter how tough the situation would be, your inspiring words always lifted me up. Happy Women’s Day.
Wishing a very happy Women’s Day to the most important person in my life. May you continue to prosper.
Celebrating a day is no wonder; women celebrate each day as their victory. Happy women’s day!
The world will be boring and lifeless without a woman. Happy women’s day to all cute and lovely ladies!