International Women's Day - UN

The United Nations observance of International Women’s Day

Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow

8 March, 10–11.30am UTC–5



Start date: 08 March 2022 | Start time: 10:00 UTC -05:00

End date: 08 March 2022 | End time: 11:30 UTC -05:00

Location: Virtual, UN WebTV


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Speakers include:

  • H.E. Mr. António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations
  • H.E. Mr. Abdulla Shahid, President of the 76th General Assembly of the United Nations
  • H.E. Ms. Aminath Shauna, Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Technology, Republic of Maldives
  • H.E. Ms. Amina J. Mohammad, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
  • H.E. Ms. Mathu Joyini, Chair of the 66th Commission on the Status of Women
  • Sima Bahous, Executive Director of UN Women
  • Jane Goodall, DBE, Founder of Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace
  • Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, President, Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad
  • Katharine Wilkinson, author and environmentalist, Leader of The All We Can Save Project
  • Maria Reyes, climate justice activist, Fridays for Future Most Affected Peoples and Areas
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