International Women's Day, in the world

Posted by SVAKOM 11/03/2019 0 Comment(s) Official blog,

1.   FRANCE. Activists against pornography shed fake blood on the statue of the Republic Square during a march on the occasion of International Women's Day this Friday in Paris.

YOAN VALAT EFE

 

 

2.   BELGIUM. SEVERAL PEOPLE ATTEND A GATHERING TO MARK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY IN BRUSSELS

STEPHANIE LECOCQ EFE

 

 

3.   PORTUGAL. HUNDREDS OF NURSES PARTICIPATE IN THE WHITE MARCH DURING THE NATIONAL STRIKE SUPPORTED BY THE UNION OF PORTUGUESE NURSES (ASPE) ON THE OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, THIS FRIDAY IN LISBON.

MIGUEL A. LOPES EFE

 

 

4.   BRAZIL. WOMEN PARTICIPATE IN THE MARCH IN COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, THIS FRIDAY ON PAULISTA AVENUE IN SAO PAULO.

FERNANDO BIZERRA EFE

 

 

5.  ARGENTINA. AERIAL VIEW OF THE DEMONSTRATION IN BUENOS AIRES, IN WHICH MANY WOMEN HAVE COME TO THE MARCH WITH THE GREEN HANDKERCHIEF, SYMBOL OF THE PROTESTS FOR LEGAL ABORTION.

JUAN MABROMATA AFP

 

 

6.   MEXICO. IN MEXICO CITY, A CROWD OF WOMEN HAS GONE OUT TO ASK FOR EQUALITY AND DENOUNCE THE HIGH NUMBER OF FEMINICIDES.

EDGARD GARRIDO REUTERS

 

 

7.   COLOMBIA. IN BOGOTÁ, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE HAVE COME OUT WITH TORCHES TO DENOUNCE THE MACHO VIOLENCE AND DISCRIMINATION SUFFERED BY WOMEN.

LUISA GONZALEZ REUTERS

 

 

8.   AUSTRALIA. MASSIVE PROTEST IN MELBOURNE ON THE OCCASION OF THE CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY.

WILLIAM WEST AFP

 

 

9.   SOUTH KOREA. SOUTH KOREAN TRADE UNIONISTS ARE TAKING PART IN A RALLY ON FRIDAY TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY IN SEOUL.

CHUNG SUNG-JUN GETTY IMAGES

 

 

10.   INDONESIA. WOMEN FROM ACEH ATTEND A RALLY FOR INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, THIS PAST FRIDAY.

HOTLI SIMANJUNTAK EFE

 

 

11.  KENIA. KENYANS PARTICIPATE IN A PROTEST AGAINST FEMICIDE DURING THE CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY IN NAIROBI.

DAI KUROKAWA EFE

 

 

12.   PHILIPPINES. FILIPINO WOMEN DURING A PROTEST HELD ON THURSDAY ON THE OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, IN THE CAPITAL MANILA.

AARON FAVILA AP

 

 

13.   ISRAEL. MEMBERS OF THE FEMINIST ORGANIZATION WOMEN OF THE WALL PRAY THIS FRIDAY AS THEY GATHER FOR THE MONTH OF ROSH HODESH (NEW JEWISH MONTH) IN THE WOMEN'S SECTION OF THE WESTERN WALL, THE MOST SACRED PLACE IN JUDAISM, IN THE OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM.

ABIR SULTAN EFE

 

 

14.   INDIA. INDIAN WOMEN SHOUT SLOGANS DURING A MARCH TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY IN NEW DELHI. HUNDREDS OF WOMEN CARRIED OUT STREET WORKS AND MARCHES IN THE INDIAN CAPITAL TO PROTEST AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, SEXUAL ASSAULT AND EMPLOYMENT AND WAGE DISCRIMINATION. VIOLENT CRIMES AGAINST WOMEN HAVE INCREASED IN INDIA DESPITE THE SEVERE LAWS ENACTED BY THE GOVERNMENT.

MANISH SWARUP AP