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How the World Celebrated International Women's Day 2018

indiwo | Reuters | March 9, 2018, 12:24 pm
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 A woman with text written on her chest that reads in Spanish reading

A woman with text written on her chest that reads in Spanish reading "If you touch one of us, you touch us all," attends a demonstration to commemorate International Women's Day in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Image: AP)

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 A woman has her face painted before attending a march in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: Reuters)

A woman has her face painted before attending a march in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: Reuters)

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 Women wear helmets as they pose for photographs at an awareness event on wearing helmets on the occasion of International Women's Day, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Women wear helmets as they pose for photographs at an awareness event on wearing helmets on the occasion of International Women's Day, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 A woman hold sign as she takes part in an Aurat March, or Women's March in Karachi, Pakistan. (Image: Reuters)

A woman hold sign as she takes part in an Aurat March, or Women's March in Karachi, Pakistan. (Image: Reuters)

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 Acid attack survivors walk on the runway during a fashion show to mark International Women's Day in Thane on the outskirts of Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

Acid attack survivors walk on the runway during a fashion show to mark International Women's Day in Thane on the outskirts of Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

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 A woman shows a noose around her neck as she takes part in a rally in Santiago, Chile. (Image: Reuters)

A woman shows a noose around her neck as she takes part in a rally in Santiago, Chile. (Image: Reuters)

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 Students and teachers display placards during 'Safety Walk' on the occasion of International Women's Day, in Srinagar. (Image: PTI)

Students and teachers display placards during 'Safety Walk' on the occasion of International Women's Day, in Srinagar. (Image: PTI)

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 An activist with the phrase

An activist with the phrase "We are in Mourning" written over her body takes part in a march to mark International Women's Day in Managua, Nicaragua. (Image: Reuters)

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 Students from Lakshadweep celebrate International Women's day during their visit to Parliament House in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Students from Lakshadweep celebrate International Women's day during their visit to Parliament House in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 A girl holds a placard as she takes part in a movement against rapes on the occasion of International Women’s Day in New Delhi. (Image: Reuters)

A girl holds a placard as she takes part in a movement against rapes on the occasion of International Women’s Day in New Delhi. (Image: Reuters)

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 People wear red ribbons on their faces during a demonstration in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: Reuters)

People wear red ribbons on their faces during a demonstration in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: Reuters)

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 Activists light flares as they march at the main shopping and pedestrian street of Istiklal during a rally on the International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. (Image: Reuters)

Activists light flares as they march at the main shopping and pedestrian street of Istiklal during a rally on the International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. (Image: Reuters)

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 Women wear knickers as masks during a demonstration on International Women's Day in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Image: Reuters)

Women wear knickers as masks during a demonstration on International Women's Day in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Image: Reuters)

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 Female members of police commando march during a ceremony on International Women's Day, at the police headquarters in Islamabad, Pakistan. (Image: Reuters)

Female members of police commando march during a ceremony on International Women's Day, at the police headquarters in Islamabad, Pakistan. (Image: Reuters)

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 Women take part in a march to mark International Women's Day in Santiago, Chile. (Image: Reuters)

Women take part in a march to mark International Women's Day in Santiago, Chile. (Image: Reuters)

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 Activists participate in a march to call for an end to violence against women during International Women's Day in San Salvador, El Salvador. (Image: Reuters)

Activists participate in a march to call for an end to violence against women during International Women's Day in San Salvador, El Salvador. (Image: Reuters)

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 Activists shout slogans as they march at the main shopping and pedestrian street of Istiklal during a rally on the International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. (Image: Reuters)

Activists shout slogans as they march at the main shopping and pedestrian street of Istiklal during a rally on the International Women's Day in Istanbul, Turkey. (Image: Reuters)

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 An assembly factory employee takes part in a self-defence class with a policewoman as part of a police program to mark International Women's Day in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. (Image: Reuters)

An assembly factory employee takes part in a self-defence class with a policewoman as part of a police program to mark International Women's Day in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. (Image: Reuters)

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 Participants attend a rally for gender equality and against violence towards women on the International Women's Day in Kiev, Ukraine. (Image: Reuters)

Participants attend a rally for gender equality and against violence towards women on the International Women's Day in Kiev, Ukraine. (Image: Reuters)

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 A woman participates in a demonstration as part of International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. (Image: Reuters)

A woman participates in a demonstration as part of International Women's Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. (Image: Reuters)

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 People perform during a demonstration in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: Reuters)

People perform during a demonstration in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: Reuters)

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