Siku ya Kimataifa ya Wanawake ni siku ya kuangalia maendeleo yaliopatikana kutokana na usawa wa kijinsia pamoja na mambo ambayo yanahitaji kutazamwa.
Maandamano makubwa ya maelfu ya wanwake mjini New York wakidai malipo bora zaidi na mazingira bora ya kazi na haki ya kupiga kura iliyoanzisha Siku ya Kimatiafa ya Wanawake. Siku hii imebadilikia leo na kuwa siku ya kuangalia maendeleo yaliopatikana kutokana na usawa wa kijinsia pamoja na mambo ambayo yanahitaji kutazamwa.
Friba Hameed, 30, an Afghan police officer, poses for a photograph in front of a mural of herself, painted by an independent artist, outside the main gate of a police precinct to mark International Women's Day in Kabul, Afghanistan, March 8, 2016.
Former comfort woman Chen Lien-hua, center, wipes tears as she talks to media during a ceremony unveiling the nameplate of a museum dedicated to Taiwan's "comfort women" on International Women's Day, in Taipei, Taiwan, March 8, 2016.
A 14-year-old Myanmar girl carries three bags of powdered limestone to load onto a boat on the bank of Ayeyarwaddy River, on International Women’s Day in Mandalay, Myanmar, March 8, 2016.
Women run as they take part in the "Beauty run" event in Minsk, Belarus, March 8, 2016. About 900 women gathered to mark International Women's Day by running a distance of 5300 meters.