The reasons women are striking across the globe
Women in more than 50 countries worldwide are participating in the Women’s Strike on International Women’s Day to loudly shout about the issues that matter to them.
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As part of the International Women’s Strike — also called A Day Without a Woman — women around the world are skipping paid and unpaid work on March 8 to call for gender equality, labour rights, reproductive health access and an end to domestic violence.
Women from Australia to Guatemala are taking part in the strike, and the reasons for striking vary