Africa: Happy Women's Day?
Gender Links (Johannesburg), 8 March 2013
Today marks International Woman's Day (IWD). The United Nations theme for 2013 is "A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women." IWD as well as CSW's theme "Elimination of forms of violence against women and girls" has set the year's goal as The Gender Agenda: Gaining Momentum.