-- March 08, 2010 – International Women’s Day (IWD) is marked on the 8th of March every year. It is a major day of global celebration of women. In different regions the focus of the celebrations ranges from general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women to a celebration for women’s economic, political and social achievements.
On occasion of 2010 International Women’s Day the International Committee of the Red Cross is drawing attention to the hardship displaced women endure. The displacement of populations is one of the gravest consequences of today’s armed conflicts. It affects women in a host of ways.
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On this special day I would like to share some of the inspirational Women's Day quotes :
MOHANDAS KARAMCHAND GANDHI
Woman is the companion of man, gifted with equal mental capacity.
HARRIET BEECHER STOWE
Women are the real architects of society.
God gave women intuition and femininity. Used properly, the combination easily jumbles the brain of any man I’ve ever met.
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.
The fastest way to change society is to mobilize the women of the world.
Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of a man at twice its natural size.
A woman’s guess is much more accurate than a man’s certainty.
A charming woman doesn’t follow the crowd. She is herself.
Happy Women’s Day !