International Women’s Day 2022
Adda247 wishes every woman a very happy Women’s Day.
Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th of March every year. This day is dedicated to women and their direct or indirect contribution to society. In every role, a woman’s contribution is immense- be it as a daughter, sister, mother, or mentor. In a sense, they have been shaping society by nurturing their homes and families. In the modern world, their contribution has been witnessed in every field of profession, every aspect of life and every sphere of society.
This day is celebrated to remind us of the importance of every woman in our lives and the value they add to our lives with their graceful presence. Adda247 wishes every woman associated with us a happy and heartfelt Women’s Day.
International Women’s Day 2022 Wishes
Women’s Day celebration is a modern-day concept. Its history is traced back to 1908 when 15000 women protested on the streets of New York to demand voting rights, good pay and shorter work hours. Until 1913, February 28th was celebrated as National Women’s Day.
In countries like Denmark, Germany, Austria and Switzerland, International Women’s Day was celebrated on March 19. Soon, the world came to a consensus to Celebrate Women’s Day on 8th March worldwide. The first Women’s day at United Nations was celebrated in 1975. Since 1996, United Nations has been dedicating a theme to Women’s Day and its first theme was “Celebrating the Past, Planning for the Future”.
International Women’s Day 2022 Theme
This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is “Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow“. According to United Nations, without gender equality is essential to achieve a sustainable future. This year the world will celebrate the contribution of women and girls and the pivotal roles they play in the field of climate change and preservation of natural resources.
Adda247 hopes the plight of women in our country takes the nation to new heights. Without their meaningful and impactful contribution to society and the country accomplishment as a whole is difficult to achieve.
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International Women’s Day 2022: FAQs
Q. Why is International women’s Day celebrated?
A. International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8 to mark and celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women and raise awareness about women’s equality, accelerate gender parity.
Q. Who started International women’s Day?
A. Clara Zetkin, a German Marxist theorist and activist, proposed the concept of International Women’s Day.
Q. What is the International women’s Day theme for 2022?
A. This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is “Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow“.