Empower and inspire our women

How can you empower and inspire women and end violence against women?

  • Speak out against violence and crime.
  • Raise awareness for gender equality, justice and dignity.
  • Organise or support charities, initiatives and events celebrating women.
  • Join community forums.

Did you know that…..

  • The first day dedicated to women was in 1911 (Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland).
  • International Women’s day is globally celebrated on the 8th of March (in South Africa we celebrate National Women’s day on 9 August).
  • Many events take place to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women.

Quotes from respected leaders in the world

  • ” Women is the companion of man, gifted with equal capacity.” – Gandhi
  • ” Nobody can make you feel inferior without your permission.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • ” Men and boys, we show our manhood through the way we treat our women, our wives, our sisters, our mothers.” – Archbishop Tutu

You are awesome!

  • A chess set in every classroom in every school in every community!
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