RT @CNCManitoba: Help us spread the word! Please RT! Calling all restaurants to participate in Stone Soup Week! Create a signature soup to be sold from March 13-19th and donate $1 from every bowl to support school meal and snack programs. For more information or visit: https://t.co/nT2asPAbty https://t.co/JJcUvlcyEY
A global day to recognize and celebrate women’s and girls’ social, economic, cultural, and political achievements.
It’s also a time to raise awareness of the progress made towards achieving gender equality and the work remaining to be done.
The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination recognizes that injustice and prejudice fueled by racial discrimination take place every day.
Observed annually on March 21, it commemorates the day police in Sharpeville, South Africa, opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration against apartheid "pass laws" in 1960.