International Women’s Day 2015 – March 8th

International Women’s Day 8 March  2015 – Theme: MAKE IT HAPPEN

 Make It Happen is the 2015 theme for the global hub. May all Brigidines and our colleagues join in  encouraging effective action for advancing and recognising the place of women in our society.

Each year International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8. The first International Women’s Day was held in 1911. Thousands of events occur to mark the economic, political and social achievements of women. Organisations, governments, charities, educational institutions, women’s groups, corporations and the media celebrate the day.