McDonald's Flips Logo To Mark Women's Day

McDonald's Flips Logo To Mark Women's Day

Elsewhere in the world, The Institute of Designers in Ireland, the country's largest design association, is launching the new initiative "Why Design" in conjunction with International Women's Day, to raise awareness about the gender gap among Ireland's design professionals.

"Let us encourage individuals, groups, businesses and governments to provide the support that is needed for women to achieve the theme of this year's celebration". Using the hashtag #PressforProgress, women around the world have been demanding parity within their respective industries and schools. That is why I am calling on everyone to do their part following International Women's Day by standing up for women all over the globe and contacting your representatives to ask that they co-sponsor the Global HER Act.

Stating this, Women's Aid Organisation (WAO) vice-president Meera Samanther pointed out that women in the private sector will continue to suffer in silence due to the delay in enacting the law.

According to the World Economic Forum, equality right now is actually in retreat, and it will take another century for both genders to stand on equal footing.

The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) is particularly pleased that this year's theme pays a special attention to rural women too.

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The United Nations has noted that this year, worldwide women's Day comes on the heels of unprecedented global movement for women's rights, equality and justice. Women's Day 2018 falls on a Thursday.

"Women should be represented in every type of business", Morgan Kelly, taproom manager at Blue Owl Brewing, said.

"I think that's every recognised, or close to every recognised exchange in the world". The WomenConnect Challenge will help women in these developing countries gain access to the digital technology that is so foundational for productivity and participation in the global economy.

More than 62 percent of McDonald's employees are women, including six out of 10 restaurant managers, Lewis said.

Asked about what could have led to the many events and if there is a correlation with global movements such as #Metoo, Hosein said it was hard to say, as there could be many different factors such as a generational change or even the strength of the United Nations theme.

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