International Women's Day 2021

On March 8 of each year we celebrate International Women's Day. On this day we renew our commitment to recognizing the achievements of women around the globe, and we renew our pledge to raise awareness of gender inequality and to work to create equality for all. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Women Executive Director, says the following regarding International Women’s Day 2021: "We need women’s representation that reflects all women and girls in all their diversity and abilities, and across all cultural, social, economic and political situations.