March 8th is International Women's Day
International Women’s Day, a global day to celebrate the accomplishments of women and to shine a light on the work that still needs to be done to achieve gender equality. In the lead up to International Women’s Day — the first since #MeToo went viral — non-profit organization Plan International Canada surveyed 3,000 Canadians for their perspectives on a number of gender equality issues. The charity, popularly known for its “Because I Am a Girl” gender equality campaign, wanted to understand whether the #MeToo movement has altered gender perceptions. Read more here.