To measure the world's progress toward gender equality, the World Economic Forum (WEF) created the Global Gender Gap Index a decade ago. These t-shirts have hashtags or slogans on them that are inspired by the whole movement of InternationalWomen's Day such as #BeBoldForChange or #ADayWithoutAWoman. Next month, they will host the WOW - Women of the World - one day Festival.
On the occasion of the International Women's Day, several thousand Croatians took to the streets of Zagreb on Thursday evening, demanding the ratification of The Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul convention), the right to abortion and gender equality.
Another posted: 'Ivanka, your hypocrisy and lack of awareness are pitiful.
A USA government initiative created by former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, Let Girls Learn aims to help young women go to school, obtain an education and build the "confidence to break the cycle of poverty, raise healthier families, and help build their communities". You just make a fool of yourself with every fake tweet about caring for women, or anybody but your money'.
International Women's Day (IWD) has been observed since the early 1900's - a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world that saw booming population growth and the rise of radical ideologies. It also flipped the arches at one restaurant in Lynwood, California.
The MEPs were speaking at a discussion held on 2 March entitled "Women in Politics and Women in the Media", which was hosted by European Parliament Office in Malta and the University of Malta's Gender Studies department. The Austin brewery, co-founded by Suzy Shaffer and her husband Jeff, has several women in leadership roles.
People also pointed out she doesn't practice what she's trying to preach and highlighted the fact that her factories are accused of women's rights violations. I stand amazed and stunned at how you try to keep up this act'. On #internationalwomensday I call for our president to apologise to all the women he has hurt!'
Dr Michael Pollanen, Chief Forensic Pathologist for the Province of Ontario, said the causes of death are pending further studies. Secondly, Pollanen added, "if you have an incomplete set of remains, it may be very hard to ascertain the cause of death".
French boss Frederic Duval said to French paper Journal du Dimanche that "food is a strong development axis for Amazon". If you're like to get your groceries within one hour, you can pay an additional $8 to get them faster.
For this preview, Google is releasing Android Things samples in both Kotlin and Java, such as the Button and LED sample . This is no doubt thanks to Apple and the manufacturers of Android devices who are choosing to copy that design feature.
An unexpected increase in gasoline stockpiles last week has weighed on fuel prices and is pulling oil prices lower. However, the oil for delivery in March contracts held steady at Rs 597 per 10 kg in 50 lots.
The center is averaging 16.2 points, 9.4 boards and 1.1 blocks in 17 games with the Charge this season. James, on the other hand, had 30 points, but also had nine rebounds and eight assists like Simmons.
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard and FC Barcelona's Samuel Umtiti are reportedly stalling on contract negotiations with their clubs. The Blues face an uphill battle of keeping their best players if they fail to finish inside the top four this season.
Olympic Committee and Twistars Gymnastics, a Michigan-area club where Nassar treated injured gymnasts on a weekly basis. National Team Kamerin Moore , also claims Nassar abused her under the guise of medical treatment.
So far, partners in Netanyahu's governing coalition have stood by him, saying they are awaiting the attorney-general's next moves. In the meantime, Netanyahu is not obligated to resign and has indicated he will fight the charges while remaining in office.
Though Waymo has been testing its self-driving semis for a year now, they're not quite ready for the big leagues yet. Waymo is poised to change how we get a ride and now the company is focusing on how we get various goods.
State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said on Twitter that Yun was leaving his position for personal reasons. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson "has reluctantly accepted his decision and wished him well", Nauert said.
Fico accused the opposition Wednesday of using the murder as a "political tool to get people out on the streets and gain power". He and his girlfriend were found dead on Sunday at his home in Velka Maca, 65 km (40 miles) east of the capital Bratislava .
Women manage train, Dharwad railway station
The train was boarded by all women-crew consisting of a motor woman, guard, Ticket Checker and Railway Protection Force (RPF). Mr Vinod Kumar also extended his warm greetings to the women on the occasion of International Women's Day.
Missouri policeman killed in shootout; suspect also dies
He was convicted of crimes including robbery in 1999, drug possession in 2009 and the latest charge of resisting arrest in 2013. Her bond was set at $25,000. "Our community has lost another public servant due to a police officer involved shooting".
Amazon working on a fix for random Alexa laughter
The good news is that The Verge reached out to Amazon , which told the publication: "We're aware of this and working to fix it". One user suggested the issue likely stemmed from a misheard command or conversation that Alexa interpreted as a command.
U.S. aircraft carrier in Vietnam for historic visit
In recent years, the United States and Vietnam have worked to improve relations that were normalized in 1995. Among other things, he announced a full lifting of the US' decades-old ban on weapon sales to Vietnam.
Rockets extend streak to 15 with 123-120 win over Celtics
Ariza made a 3-pointer before stealing the ball from Kyrie Irving and finishing with a basket on the other end to cap the run. But they gave up a big run, then found themselves down three - without timeouts - late in the final minute.
Multiple teams request Lamar Jackson to work out as WR
Jackson had a formal meeting with the Eagles which is significant because teams only get a limited amount of formal interviews. He's going to be taking a bit cut of my paycheck that I feel I deserve it right now!" "I do have a guy".
Best bets for Wilder-Ortiz
Actually, if Ortiz loses to Wilder he could make a lot of money as an opponent down the road fighting up and coming prospects. " Deontay Wilder has tried to sell his whole fight on Anthony Joshua - he should worry about Luis Ortiz ", he said .
Winter Olympics: Ledecka seals stunning double
A rare breed of double threat, Ledecka proved that she could run with anyone in any discipline every time she strapped up. She came into the Olympics top-ranked on the snowboarding circuit but never considered a threat, until now, in skiing.