Thursday, March 8, 2012

International Women's Day

Google Doodle Celebrating IWD
Today is International Women's Day, a day which focuses on empowering women around the globe.
Check out these amazing organizations making a difference and see how you can share and join their cause. 

The International Rescue Committee is using social media to spread stories of women in crisis through its recently launched Wake Up campaign. The IRC shares the stories of women such as Fatuma, whose daughter was assaulted in Somalia; Angele, who is living as an asylee from Cameroon in the U.S.; and Francine, who is overcoming the damage of working as a sex slave in the Congo.


For more read this great blog post by Zoe Fox. 

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