Latest International Women's Day Stories

2014-03-07 16:20:08

UPS Canada hosts influential panel: The Future of Women in Logistics MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 7, 2014 /CNW/ - For more than a century, International Women's Day (IWD) has recognized the enormous economic, social and political contributions of women around the world. This year's theme 'Inspiring Change' was the focus of UPS Canada's 'The Future of Women in Logistics' panel discussion which took place this morning. The event was an opportunity to gather women and men alike to discuss...

2014-03-07 08:24:44

NEW YORK, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of 2014 International Women's Day (IWD), DDB Worldwide, part of Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC), announced today the launch of "Empower," a website featuring photos of real women from across the DDB Network. Slated to launch on Friday, March 7, "Empower" will be accompanied by tweets from female employees on @DDB_Worldwide, which will answer the question, "What empowers you?" IWD is celebrated globally on March 8, and recognizes the...

2014-03-06 04:23:24

LONDON, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Empowering those involved in HIV care to support girls as they develop into young women In conjunction with International Women's Day (March 8, 2014), a practical and educational tool on the topic of young women living with HIV has been developed by Women for Positive Action (a global, multidisciplinary group of experts committed to addressing the specific concerns of women living...

2014-03-05 16:28:08

Sullivan Among Esteemed List of Women Making an Impact Worldwide PEORIA, Ill., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michele Sullivan, President, Caterpillar Foundation, and leader of the company's social innovation initiatives, has been named to the Diplomatic Courier's list of 100 top global women representing the most important industries women have made an impact on worldwide. Every year, to celebrate International Women's Day, the Diplomatic Courier honors the Top Global Women who have...

2013-03-13 23:03:10

“Women Inspiring Innovation” featuring Genevieve Bos, co-founder of PINK magazine. Saturday, March 23, 2013 - Register now for this half-day networking event. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 13, 2013 The Georgia Tech Women Alumnae Network will host its second annual International Women´s Day Forum on Saturday, March 23, 2013, focusing on the professional achievements and developing the professional potential of women. The event, which is open to the public, is themed “Women...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.