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Today it is International Womans Day!

03/08/2021

March 8, 2021

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. It is celebrated every year on March 8.

IWD 2021 campaign theme: #ChooseToChallenge

Individuals and organizations are invited to send in their #ChooseToChallenge images from around the world in the lead up to International Women's Day 2021.

So strike the #ChooseToChallenge pose with your hand high to show your commitment to choose to challenge inequality, call out bias, question stereotypes, and help forge an inclusive world.

Will you #ChooseToChallenge?

Funny fact: did you know that 12 of the 16 ISBT board members are women?