IWD 2018 EVENTS
"On International Women’s Day, let us all pledge to do everything we can to overcome entrenched prejudice, support engagement and activism, and promote gender equality and women’s empowerment."
— UN Secretary-General, António Guterres
UN Women Australia theme 2017: Empower a women, Empower a nation
UN Women Australia theme 2018: Leave no woman behind. Together we can empower women across the globe
- UN Women Australia-Brisbane IWD Breakfast - 6 March 2018 7:00am - 9:00am
Venue: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane
UN Women National Committee (NC) Australia hosts Australia’s largest International Women’s Day (IWD) celebrations in March each year. IWD is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women. It is also a day to review how far women have come in their struggle for equality, peace and development.
IWD also provides an opportunity to unite, network and mobilise funds to foster meaningful change into the future. For registration enquiries, please contact the event contractors on 0434 608 433 or email IWD@eventhead.com.au
IWD 2018 Rally & March Brisbane - Theme: Leave No Women Behind -10 March 2018
Venue: Emma Miller Place, Roma Street Brisbane
- 12pm come early bring lunch - 1pm rally speakers and entertainment - 2pm march (see draft map attached) - 3.30pm - 4.30pm- Final gathering Emma Miller Place.