On International Women’s Day, IEU members are called to challenge stereotypes, fight bias, and campaign for Gender Equality.
International Women’s Day is time to reflect on progress, to call for change and to celebrate the courage and determination of the women who changed history, and those who will advance gender equality into the future.
However, International Women’s Day is not simply an occasion to review how far women have come in their struggle for equality, peace and development. It is also an opportunity to unite, network and mobilise for meaningful change.
Generation Equality is a call to action to join forces across generations, to create a world where every woman has equal opportunities to fulfil their full potential. Equal access to education and income are central to levelling the playing field for women around the world.
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