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International Women’s Day 2009

logo1March is a busy month for post dedications with 12 March marking Blog About Jordan Day 2009, 24 March commemorating Ada Lovelace and all the female pioneers in the realm of technology, and 8 March being the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day.

A tradition dating back to the 1900s, this Sunday will be marked by an staggering number of events and posts observing, celebrating, and raising awareness for the achievements and impediments confronting womankind the world over.

From political rallies, business conferences, government activities and networking events to local women’s craft markets, theatric performances, fashion parades, this weekend presents theΒ opportunity to engage in a global movement for equality.

This year’s theme is Women and Men United to End Violence Against Women and Girls, but events and posts can be based on a plethora of subjects.

To find out what events are scheduled in your area, click here.

One comment on “International Women’s Day 2009

  1. kinziblogs
    March 3, 2009

    Can’t forget Mother’s Day. πŸ™‚

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