What Is The Significance, History, and Theme Of International Women’s Day 2022?

What Is The Significance, History, and Theme Of International Women’s Day 2022?

Today is the glorious day where we are celebrating and appreciating all the women in our lives because they are the true epitome of strength, intelligence, love, selflessness, passion, determination, courage, and the list goes on and on. On International Women’s Day, we commemorate the political, cultural, and socioeconomic accomplishments of women and show the world that we are ruling this world. Not only March 8 but the whole month is marked as Women’s History Month all over the world. Let’s take a look at the significance and history of International Women’s Day 2022 and also let’s check out the theme of this year as well. 


Here Is All You Need To Know About International Women’s Day 2022 Including The History, Significance, And Theme Of 2022.

History Of International Women’s Day 

According to UNESCO, the concept of International Women’s Day came into existence after the labour movement that took place in the twentieth century across North America and Europe. On February 28,  1909, the first National Women’s Day was celebrated in the United States of America. However, the United Nations celebrated International Women’s Day officially on March 8, 1975, for the first time. After that, it became an official day to celebrate and appreciate women’s achievement towards gender equality.

Significance Of International Women’s Day 

As per UNESCO, International Women’s Day is all about the progress made by women towards gender equality and women empowerment over the years. International Women’s Day will always be a special day to appreciate all the accomplishments made by women but we should aim to achieve greater things in the future as well.

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Theme Of International Women’s Day 2022

We can’t celebrate the special day without a special theme, right? United Nations’ theme for the year 2022 is “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow.” The theme specifically recognises the efforts of women and girls around the globe who are working towards major issues which need to address immediately for a safer future. 

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All and all, women are a symbol of power and courage who are leading the way in every field. We should celebrate and appreciate women every day of the year, to be honest!

Happy International Women’s Day to all the powerful women. And don’t forget to rule the world, ladies!

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