In honour of International Women's Day 2012, Toronto musician and activist Ayesha Adhami pays tribute to women and children who are victims of violence, with a message of empowerment and hope.
International women's day
There were over 6,000 applications for the prize of Mama Shujaa Wa Chakula (Female Food Champion). Eleven finalists were chosen for their outstanding contribution to their community and agriculture.
Kara Andrade and Ruth Warner
We're in Guatemala as part of a larger fact-finding mission by the Nobel Women's Initiative to record first-hand testimonies from women who say their lives have been changed dramatically by mining.
On International Women's Day, PSAC is highlighting the ways that cuts to government jobs and public services will harm women and exacerbate their social and economic inequality.
By uniting women and men from across the city in defence of good jobs, public services and dignity, IWD left a strong message for Ford, Harper and the rest of the one per cent: expect resistance.
Jan 22, 2012
Church Community Centre
519 Church StToronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 59.094" N, 79° 22' 52.0536" W
Planning for HE International Women's Day dance for CAMP SIS/ No More Silence party.
Mar 16, 2012
Shelf Life Books
100 1302-4th Street SWT2R 0X8 Calgary , AB
Canada51° 2' 26.448" N, 114° 4' 17.3244" W
To celebrate International Women's Day, five Alberta women authors share tales of murder, mayhem and madness and talk about writing through darkness to bring stories to life.
When a small Ontario town had the big idea to celebrate the 100th anniversary of IWD by inviting artists from around the world they had over 200 applicants. The result is a large show and book.
It’s easy to feel good about the history of women’s accomplishments. But there is so much left to do.
Mar 5, 2011 to Mar 6, 2011
151 West CordovaVancouver , BC
Canada49° 17' 0.1104" N, 123° 6' 28.1268" W
British Columbia CA
The largest women's lineup in electronic music western Canada has ever seen!