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Celebrate International Women's Day

Celebrate International Women's Day this March 8th

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Celebrate International Women's Day

March 8 is International Women's Day, a day for all of us to reflect on women's achievements and get inspired to improve the lives of women in Canada and around the world. Celebrate by reading more about women's lives and how to raise children who believe in equality.

The History of International Women's Day
Find out where International Women's Day came from, and why it's still relevant.

35 amazing Canadian women
Meet inspirational ladies that make us want to be them when we grow up.

Travel tips for women - from women who know
In honour of International Women’s Day, Canadian Living intern Leslie Emmons interviewed Paula Vlamings from Planeterra Foundation.

From the CL Moms blog: Sexism at recess - if the personal is political do schoolyard gender norms matter?

Are you raising your sons and daughters the same way?
Gender biases can be communicated in surprisingly subtle ways. Here's how to pay close attention to the signals you're giving to your children.

How African grandmothers are saving their continent
Read about how grandmothers in Africa are taking control in a continent devastated by HIV/AIDS.

5 ways to encourage peace-loving kids
Free the Children shares ideas for supporting youth who want peace on Earth.

How to raise your daughter to be a leader
13 ways to prepare your daughter to enter the world with self-confidence.


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