It’s not simply the Ladies’s World Banking staff right here in NYC that makes it occur, its our wonderful community members, companions and advocates. All through the month of March, you’ll see movies and photographs of them speaking about how they’re making it occur for girls world wide.
Yearly on March 8, Ladies’s World Banking joins the world in celebrating Worldwide Ladies’s Day, a world occasion honoring the development of girls’s rights and empowerment. Now Worldwide Ladies’s Day isn’t the one women-centric occasion taking place this month. The USA can also be celebrating Ladies’s Historical past Month and for watchers of world efforts to empower girls, it’s the twentieth Anniversary of the World Convention for Ladies held in Beijing. Round this time of yr, Ladies’s World Banking often hosts occasions or webinars to share greatest practices in girls’s monetary inclusion. Nevertheless, given this unbelievable confluence of occasions, Ladies’s World Banking was impressed to do one thing… a bit completely different.
You see, it’s not simply our staff in New York Metropolis that’s making it occur for girls… it’s our wonderful community members, companions, advocates and also you, sure you, on the market on this planet doing issues in your individual little means to make sure that the march towards girls’s equality is powerful and regular. Recognizing this, we’re turning the highlight on how we’re all collectively doing our half to advance girls’s rights. It may be something from serving to construct the enterprise case for serving low-income girls, to rising a enterprise to assist a household, to offering loans to a girls entrepreneur to learning laborious at college to make sure a greater future.
We’ve collected a variety of movies from our community members and supporters and we’ve shared all of them on our Making it Occur for Ladies web page. It provides us nice pleasure to see all these collective efforts and we’re proud to share it with you and hope that you just too will share your story of constructing it occur for girls. It takes all of us, and we’re thrilled to share this journey with you.