5 Meaningful Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day This Year

P.S. It doesn’t involve buying fancy gifts for the women in your life

Joey Tong
Joey Tong
Mar 5 · 6 min read
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“2020 is a massive year for gender equality. Not just for women and girls, but for everyone whose lives will be changed by a fairer world that leaves no one behind.”

1. Empower yourself with the truth

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Emma Watson’s HeForShe Speech
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Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau at the World Economic Forum

2. Get involved with #EachforEqual

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FREE NOW supports a gender-equal world not just today, but every day.

3. Listen to the women around you

4. Be kind and support one another

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Empowered women empower women!

5. Strive for more

Start by thinking about your interests, hobbies, and passions outside of your current job. What would you like to learn more about? What transferable skills have you gained from these experiences?

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“Change everything. Or change one thing. As long as you do something. Whether you’re new to changing the world or have been in the fight for a long time. We are all together, united for gender equality. And the future we create for women and girls is up to all of us.”
— United Nations Women

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