International Women's Day

We Should All Choose to Challenge on International Women's Day

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March is Women’s History Month; an annual declared month to celebrate the countless accomplishments of women in history and today.

Today is 2021 International Women’s Day carrying the theme: ‘Choose to Challenge’. Let’s hear from Margherita Fontana (Global Strategic Planning & Governance Procurement Director and Chair of Dow's Global Women's Inclusion Network) and Howard Ungerleider (Dow President and Chief Financial Officer and executive sponsor Dow's Women's Inclusion Network), how we can call out gender bias and promote equality, in a global effort to help advance an inclusive world through the empowerment of women.

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March is Women’s History Month; an annual declared month to celebrate the countless accomplishments of women in history and today.

Today is 2021 International Women’s Day carrying the theme: ‘Choose to Challenge’. Let’s hear from Margherita Fontana (Global Strategic Planning & Governance Procurement Director and Chair of Dow's Global Women's Inclusion Network) and Howard Ungerleider (Dow President and Chief Financial Officer and executive sponsor Dow's Women's Inclusion Network), how we can call out gender bias and promote equality, in a global effort to help advance an inclusive world through the empowerment of women.

Voices of Change Accelerating Equality

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On IWD 2021, Accenture’s 17th year celebrating International Women’s Day, many of our people continue to come together to pledge their commitment to accelerating equality for all. They engage in conversations and share stories of how they’re advancing and contributing to a culture of equality, every day.

Meet five voices of change who are leading the way. 

Learn more.

Pro Bono Perspectives S3E5: Sally Holmes, Marie Claire

Inspiring the Next Generation of Female Leaders
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Marie Claire Editor-in-Chief Sally Holmes joins Pro Bono Perspectives host and Common Impact CEO Danielle Holly for a peek behind the scenes at the iconic brand, including insights into the new topics and editorial direction they’re taking on and a closer look at some of the powerful women making headlines in the US and around the world.

Rockwell Automation Celebrates International Women's Day 2021

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Six Rockwell Automation employees from around the globe have shared what International Women’s Day means to them. These female leaders share their appreciation for history, their personal stories of pride and achievement, and their thoughts on education. These powerful testimonies celebrate women's achievements, raise awareness against bias, and support actions for equality.

Have Women Really Broken the Glass Ceiling?

Reflecting on Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day
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By Yoshiko Blake | Associate Conversation Analyst

Did you know that the origins of Women’s History Month in the USA only date back to 1981? International Women’s Day, also celebrated in March, was first observed in the USA in 1908, but the UN officially proclaimed it a United Nations Day for Women's Rights and International Peace in 1975.

Leading the Way To Parity at Stanley Black & Decker

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Throughout our 178-year history, we’ve witnessed women rising to extraordinary challenges every day, often without getting nearly the credit they deserve.

For so many women, there really is no end to a "workday," because there’s always more work to be done. We see how much women give of themselves for their friends, families, employers and communities. And on this International Women’s Day, we honor and applaud them for it.

International Women's Day: Choosing to Challenge

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At Clarivate we value every voice. As we celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day, we amplify a few of our women leaders’ voices and their pledges for equality. This article is the first installment of an ongoing series throughout the month of March.

Financial Women's Association Celebrates International Women's Day With Mentee Leadership Program on the Priority of ESG in the Financial Markets

Ninety One’s Deirdre Cooper, Portfolio Manager, and Katherine Tweedie, Country Head of Canada, led a Virtual Program with Student Mentees
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NEW YORK and TORONTO, March 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Ninety One, a global investment manager, joined the Financial Women’s Association of New York in celebrating International Women’s Day with a keynote program: The Priority of ESG in the Financial Markets.

Albertsons Companies Joins the #ChooseToChallenge Campaign

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This International Women’s Day, Albertsons Companies is joining the #ChooseToChallenge campaign. We choose to call out gender bias and inequity, seek out and celebrate women’s achievements and work together to help create an inclusive world.

Join Albertsons Companies and individuals across the country in the #ChooseToChallenge campaign! To share what you’re choosing to challenge in 2021 and beyond, snap a photo of your Choose to Challenge pose and post to social using #ChooseToChallenge #IWD2021.

International Women's Day: Choose to Challenge Inequity

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We are proud to join the celebration of International Women’s Day (IWD) across the globe on Monday, March 8. Not only does the day commemorate women’s achievements and raise awareness of challenges that persist today, IWD also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

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