On Behalf of the Fijian Government, the Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation invites all Fijians to join women all over the world in celebrating International Women's Day. In 1977, two years after the InternationalWomen's Day originated, the United Nations made a decision to invite the nations to spend one day expressing the interests of women and world peace.
International Women's Day commemorates the women's rights movement and continues to recognize the struggle and triumphs that women face todayall around the world. And that pay gap, where women earn $73 for every $100 a man earns today would be almost wiped away.
Guterres asserted that investing in women lifts up communities, companies and countries, declaring: "Stand with women, listen to them and learn from them".
Al Darabi said that one of the main initiatives of UNIC for 2018 is women development and to transfer the momentum to relentlessly working towards giving them equal rights in the society.
Fierce journalist, working mum and all-round Superwoman Carrie Bickmore posted a fun Boomerang encouraging women to, "Go kick some arse today ladies". Cases like these are left out and are a cause of concern to the stakeholders' council.
Over the past year, my Administration has championed the creation of worldwide initiatives to promote women's economic empowerment.
Customers flying with the airline on International Women's Day on March 8 will also be able to watch the video of the journey during their flight. We have to fight for the recognition we deserve and work hard to fend for our families.
International Men's Day is an annual event celebrated on November 19 in more than 60 countries.
"UN is pleased and proud to be collaborating with Bahrain Women Union and other participating bodies to celebrate the global women's day", Head of UN Information Centre (UNIC) Samir Al Darabi told DT News.
"I certainly want to have my grandchildren to live in a Ghana where we have gender parity so this year's theme speaks to something deep within me".
Too many women have to endure the horrors of abuse - sexual, emotional and physical, sex trafficking, forced marriages, genital mutilation, rape, and ridiculous laws and customs.
Last year Women Together was presented with an Award for Faith and Belief Communities in London from 3FF - Three Faiths Forum.
One of the more surprising findings was that company networks that are exclusive to women help promote gender equality, but businesses with women's networks that are open to both women and men help more.
Officials say the two doses of the vaccine is about 88 percent effective in protecting patients, but efficacy can wane over time. If your child attended a national cheerleading competition in Dallas last month, you need to pay attention to their health .
French diplomatic source reported Le Drian saying: "We're not going to be Donald Trump's envoys or Iran's defence lawyers". After his talks, he was due to inaugurate a new exhibition with works from the Louvre Museum in Tehran .
It already has FaceTime, Apple's proprietary video calling platform, and Duo's presence in Apple's ecosystem makes little sense. If the contact which the user is trying to contact misses the call or declines it, a "Leave video message" tab will pop up.
Naomi Levy, a rabbi who came to court to support Bryant, said he is part of her spiritual congregation and never misses a meeting. Mr Brookman made the comment at a press conference at Los Angeles' Foltz Criminal Justice Centre where Bryant was due to appear.
Participants carry a placard "No! for Abortion ban" as they take part in a Women's March in Warsaw, Poland, on March 4, 2018. The road to equality is long, it has many obstacles, but we must walk it together as we #PressforProgress .
The FDA today granted authorization for a direct-to-consumer test for a highly selected group of cancer-associated BRCA mutations. During the review of the test, the FDA determined that the data showed the results are accurate and provide reproducible results.
A Stanford University study showed that fatal accidents increased on the Monday following the switch to daylight saving time. Meanwhile, the first 7 p.m. sunset wouldn't happen until May 1 (as opposed to early March, when we " spring forward ").
Unlike other auto makers that have reluctantly given in to China's demands, Tesla wants to own a factory outright. Trump was quick to lap up the criticism, saying that USA politicians had known this for years but did nothing.
Overdoses may have actually slightly decreased in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Opioids were involved in two-thirds of all overdose deaths in 2016.
Warriors star out for two-game trip at least
With Curry on the bench, Golden State has been 8.8 points per 100 possessions worse than it is with him on the court. Warriors guard Quinn Cook also went only 1-of-6 from the field in 21 minutes. "We've got to be careful with it".
Wenger hails Arsenal win after 'nightmare' week
This season, the Gunners have won just a single game, against Belarusian side BATE Borisov, when wearing the strip. The Gunners are the first side to beat AC Milan at the San Siro in the Europa League/Uefa Cup since February 2002.
Meghan Markle's wedding dress cost THIS eye-watering amount
However, she did not convert to Judaism and the couple divorced two years later. "We are incredibly happy for Meghan and Harry". The royal family will pay for the wedding, including the church service, the music, the flowers and the reception.
Walmart to offer prepared meals at its stores
The selections are available in about 50 Walmart locations in Arkansas, according to a company spokesman. Walmart, the biggest grocer in the United States, is expanding its meal-kit business.
Trump Administration Sues California Over Sanctuary-State Law
It is the first legal action against a state or local government over its immigration policies by Mr Sessions' justice department. SAD! "I say, 'Bring it on, '" California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, who wrote the sanctuary state bill, told the AP.
Here's what Jennifer Garner was thinking during the Oscars
Late on Monday, the actress responded to her popular Oscar meme from Sunday night, in which she was caught in a pensive moment. "Maybe I should date a fish?" she said, referring to the Guillermo del Toro-directed best picture victor .