International Women's Day is celebrated on 8 March every year and this year IWD occurs on a Sunday. It is an important day that all women from all cultures and background come together to fight for women's rights and honouring the achievements of women.
What is International Women's Day ?
International Women's Day is a day dedicated to honouring the achievements of women in different fields such as economy, politic, society, culture ...etc. IWD is found by women to draw people's attentions to women's rights and gender equality.
IWD is a celebration as well as a reflection of the achievements of women and reminds the continuous efforts needed to maintain the momentum of the movement.
Why is International Women's Day celebrated on 8 March ?
International Women's Day has a history more than a century! It was originally called National Women's Day and it was Russia who set the 8 March trend. Back on 8 March 1917, more than tens of thousands of Russia women protested and demanded changes. The awakening facilitated Russian women gain rights to vote afterwards.
How's international Women's Day celebrated ?
International Women's Day is celebrated across the globe and it is an official holiday for some countries. In most countries, men would send flowers and gifts to their mothers, girlfriends, wives and colleagues on this particular day.
What flowers should you buy for International Women's Day?
You will never go wrong by buying flowers to honour women on International Women's Day. A lot of men tend to buy roses, lillies and tulip...etc for this particular day. Have no idea what to get ? That's where Flower Actually come in! Give us a call or drop us an email and we will help you to get the perfect flower for International Women's Day.