International Women’s Day: Celebrating Achievements and Advancing Gender Equality in 2023 and Beyond

International Women’s Day is a global event celebrated on March 8th to recognize the social, cultural, economic, and political achievements of women throughout history. The day is marked by various activities and themes, with the goal of raising awareness about ongoing struggles women face and promoting gender equality and empowerment. The theme for International Women’s Day 2023 is “DigitALL: Innovation and technology for gender equality,” highlighting the role of technology in meeting the needs of women and girls. The theme for International Women’s Day 2024 will be announced closer to the date and will focus on current challenges and priorities facing women globally.