The theme for International Women's Day 2021 is, “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world on the way to the Generation Equality Forum”.
The UN is organizing an event to mark the day, with keynote statements and a panel discussion focused on the theme, “Generation Equality Forum Action Coalitions and the Women, Peace and Security and Humanitarian Action Compact”.
International Women's Day is celebrated annually on 8 March. It offers an opportunity to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.
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date: 8 March 2021