Celebrate International Women’s Day With The Most Beautiful International Models

Celebrate International Women’s Day With The Most Beautiful International Models

And since then, the awareness regarding this day has increased many fold over the years and this important day is now widely being accepted and celebrated through the world. It wasn't until March 8, 1975 when, during International Women's Year, the United Nations celebrated it as an official holiday.

He noted that women make up 55 percent of Berlin's Senate but said the number of women in Berlin's House of Representatives had fallen recently. Access to the labor market and child care are other issues of importance, particularly for single mothers, he said. The United States of America celebrated National Women's Day on February 28, 1909 till the year 1913; in Russian Federation women also celebrated this day on the last Sunday of February in 1913. It was only in 1977, when March 8 was proclaimed as the International Women's Day. Zetkin, a Marxist theorist and women's rights activist, proposed the idea at an global socialist women's conference in Copenhagen in 1910, according to Deutsche Welle.

German women gained the right to vote in 1918. "We need to ensure that women cannot only be active in leadership positions, but in every profession".

Police figures show that a woman dies of domestic violence in Germany every three days - a point not lost on the local Alliance of International Feminists.

Theresa Hartmann of the Frauen*Streik (Women's Strike) network wants women to sit out on chairs on the street from 1700 to midnight to protest against unpaid labour, including housework, and to express solidarity with hospital staff who are unable to take the day off.

Obama closed the thread by reiterating that these three women remind him what International Women's Day is all about: "Imagining a world free of artificial ceilings for the next generation - and doing the hard work to get us there".

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