Women, mobilisation and empowerment
Publisher/Organizer: The Communication Initiative, The drumbeat
Publication date: March 2009, Issue 483
This issue of the Drum Beat is inspired by International Women's Day (IWD). Each March 8th since the early 1900s, events have been held to inspire women and celebrate their achievements. The official IWD website includes details about activities from around the world - ranging from large-scale global initiatives to local political rallies, business conferences, government activities, networking events, theatre performances, and more.