International Women’s Day 2020 Theme, Activities, History, & Event

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International Women's Day

International Women’s Day 2020 is celebrated every year on 8th March. The purpose of celebrating women’s day is to express ” Each for Equal”. This year’s International Women’s day 2020 theme is “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights”. Generation Equality is a big issue for women, not only for Indian women but for the entire world. In each & every society of the world, men will be treated superior to women, but time has changed. Now women have proved that they are equally strong and capable as men. Where technologies become advance day by day, on the other hand, there are some societies who treat women as previous days. So this year’s International Women’ s Day 2020 activities are based on generation equality.

Colour of the International Women’s Day 2020 Event

The theme color of the International Women’s Day 2020 Event venue is purple which indicates dignity and justice for women. The main aim of IWD to gain justice and equality for women in all over the world.

International Wome’s Day History From 1908 to 2011

The journey of IWD was started in 1908 when women came on the street of New York City with the aim of better pay, shorter hours, & Voting rights. In 1910, the First time the idea of celebrating IDW presented in the International Conference of Working Women. After one year, In 1911, Austria, Denmark, Germany, and Switzerland celebrate International Women’s Day on 19 March. In 1913 – 1914 Russian Women obtained this idea and celebrate IWD on the Last Sunday of February but which was shifted on 8th March. United Nations celebrates International Women’S Day in 1975 and in 2011 President Barack Obama announced the month to be “Women’s History Month”.

How to celebrate International Women’s Day 2020?

International Women’s Day 2020 will be organized by a number of organizations, entities, & peoples across the world. IWD 2020 event and campaigns will be conducted for making people aware of the denied rights & equality demand. In different countries, it will celebrate in various styles such as in China, many companies give half-day off to the women. In Italy, People Celebrate International Women’s Day 2020 by giving mimosa blossom to women.

Easyshiksha team wishes Happy International Women’s Day 2020 to all.