International Women’s Day 2017 is almost here again. Set to hold March 8th, The theme for this year – #BeBoldForChange
The initiative, aimed at celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women in the global world also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity – a more gender inclusive world.
Held every March 8, the campaign which kicked off on March 19, 1911 in Germany, and a few other countries has grown to become a highly celebrated global phenomenon.
This year the theme – #BeBoldForChange preaches bold action. As individuals in our immediate society and beyond, through our actions and words we can create a more gender inclusive world.
In honour of the day in Nigeria, Happenings Editor Joy Isi Bewaji will be speaking at the Konga International Women’s Day 2017 on the theme – Be Bold for Change. 8th of March, 2017 at the CIPM Building, Conference Hall. Time: 11am.