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"They are insisting on lasting change", Guterres told an event at UN Headquarters to mark International Women's Day.

In her message for the Day, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN Women explained that this year's theme captured the life of the women activists whose passion and commitment had brought change over generations and won women's rights. In his United Nations address, Secretary General Antonio Guterres acknowledged that "There are more girls in school than ever before; more women are doing paid work and in senior roles in the private sector, academia, politics, and in worldwide organizations" but also that "sexual harassment and abuse have been thriving in workplaces, public spaces, and private homes, in countries that pride themselves on their record of gender equality".

Visionscape is recognizing the women of the Visionscape community celebrating all month long with its series "The Women of Visionscape". As its popularity grew and grew, the United Nations began celebrating International Women's Day in 1975, which was also the International Women's Year.

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"Gender equality is the unfinished business of our time".

A concerted effort across all sectors of our economy is necessary if we are to truly progress in our quest for gender equality.

Tourists take photos of "The Fearless Girl" statue as it stands across from the Wall Street's famous Charging Bull to draw attention to the gender equality and lack of female managers, March 9, 2017, in NY.

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Guterres declared that "gender inequality and discrimination against women harm us all", saying that gender equality "is not a favour to women", but a human rights issue in everyone's interests.

The empowerment of our Fijian women is vital to the development of our nation.

Several other powerful actors, producers and politicians have since been called out by the women they harassed using their privileged positions of authority.

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Let's renew our pledge to work in collaboration and #PressforProgress towards gender equality.

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