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International Women's Day, 8 March 2011

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8 March 2011 is being celebrated in many parts of the world as the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day.

It is also the first International Women’s Day for UN Women, created by the UN General Assembly on 2 July 2010.

The official theme of International Women’s Day 2011 is "Equal access to education, training and science and technology: Pathway to decent work for women".

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