In celebration of International Women’s Day for the past 6 years, Celestial Self Development Centre has served as a local flag bearer for the Vital Voices Global Mentoring Walk. This year for the first time due to COVID-19 the event is being planned as a VIRTUAL one.
The Global Mentoring Walk – a nonprofit activity – is designed to bring together established women leaders and emerging women leaders to provide mentorship, guidance and support that will empower emerging women leaders to succeed. leadership. The benefits of women’s mentorship are numerous.
International Women’s Day falls on Monday 08th March this year, whereas the walk will be held globally on Saturday 6th March, 2021 under the theme “Women in Leadership Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World” (UN-Women) and “#ChooseToChallenge” – it is a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political contributions of women around the world. International Women’s Day serves as a call to action to close the gap between progress and potential, in order to accelerate gender parity globally. The hashtags for the event are #IWD2021 and #ChooseToChallenge.