Mar 08 2017
For these women, who are predominantly women of color, their economic security is made more tenuous due to a number of factors, such as lack of worker protections, low wages and lack of workplace-leave policies. Moreover, some women are still subject to violence and abuse and lack any form of education.
With women representing more than half of its workforce, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness is hosting the "A Day Without Women" event where staffers will stage a walkout at 12 pm on Wednesday to show their solidarity for equality, justice and the human rights of women and all gender oppressed people. This day has also been deemed A Day Without Women. The exhibition tells the stories of women caught in armed conflicts in places such as Afghanistan, Colombia and Sierra Leone.
Some businesses also take part to the celebration by launching campaign concentrating on women.
'I would like to participate in "The Day Without Women" protest.
He said because of the historical imbalance in power between men and women this has created growing inequalities within and between societies and countries, which is leading to greater discrimination against women and girls.
"We must take comprehensive action to ensure that women and girls reach the highest attainable standard of health and well-being. Surely we want the best in the media all day every day, be it men or women", she said.
Wear red in solidarity with those participating in and supporting the strike.
Suzanne Korf is a professional fundraiser who has worked for non-profit organizations for more than 25 years.
The organizers of the Women's March on Washington are calling for a general strike in which women take a day off for "A Day Without A Woman" boycott.
The strike is one part of a larger, grassroots movement to keep women's rights in the spotlight as the Trump administration begins to shape policy at home and overseas. 1975 was United Nations' International Women's Year.
Italy is giving all women free entry to the country's museums on Wednesday to mark International Women's Day.
She said "women need to look inwards now more than ever to be able to determine with drives and interest them; there are so many opportunities in the world today that we can all leverage on instead of copying other people".
Mar 08 2017
JAX named among top airports in North America for service
The resulting database allows for a comprehensive analysis of the customer service experience at each participating airport. The award for the best improvement in airports service quality in Africa also went to Bloemfontein.
Mar 07 2017
Reality Check: Has North Korea become a greater threat?
It comes as poor North Koreans were offered a jaw-dropping £700,000 in cash to help crush insane Kim Jong-un's brutal regime. North Korea Monday fired four ballistic missiles into waters off its east coast, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said .
Mar 06 2017
New York Police investigate possible vandalism at Jewish cemetery
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday in a visit to Israel that his state will not tolerate acts of anti-Semitism. This is the fourth such case of vandalism at Jewish cemeteries across the United States over the past month.
Mar 05 2017
Dish, AT&T, Sony Face New Competition in Google's Youtube TV
As for the online streaming service's content, YouTube has managed to secure as many local and national broadcasts as possible. In the news category, YouTube TV will be streaming the likes of MSNBC and Fox News.
Mar 05 2017
The Most Badass Ladies In Science Are Becoming A Lego Set
Though Weinstock's Women of NASA may have passed the Lego assessment process, her previous submissions haven't always been successful.
Mar 03 2017
US House panel to probe alleged Trump-Russia links
USA intelligence also reportedly received communications of Russian officials discussing contacts with Trump associates. More disconcerting was a subsequent meeting with Kislyak, this time in his Senate office, on September 8.
Mar 02 2017
Swedish studio to develop huge new Avatar game
Reviews of Avatar: The Game were mixed at best with complaints about the game being too linear along with the controls. Apparently the partnership was agreed upon after Massive showed an early game prototype built on its Snowdrop engine.
Mar 01 2017
Cassidy applauds Trump's order to eliminate Obama-era environmental rule
The move is the first of several environmental directives expected from the Trump administration in coming days. WOTUS, which was finalized by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S.
Feb 28 2017
Iran says Karabakh conflict should be solved through dialogue and negotiations
The area indicated is apparently the location of the bodies, between the Azerbaijani (left) and Armenian (right) trenches. As a result of the countermeasures taken by the Defense Army, the Azerbaijani side suffered losses and has wounded.
Feb 27 2017
NASA to put astronauts on deep space test flight, says report
The space agency's human exploration chief said today that his boss and the Trump administration asked for the feasibility study. NASA is investigating hardware changes associated with the system that will be needed if crew are to be added to EM-1.
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