We followed UN Theme: “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”,
International women's day is celebrated by the communities in our 44 Program villages (Poondi Block) with the support of Children Believe on 8th and 9th March 2022.
Public meetings, oratorical, singing, dancing, sports meet, pledges against child marriage. Need for Gender Equality, Prevention of Child marriage, Importance of girls/ women Education, Recognising Women's power and Nutrition are stressed through these events. Change maker award given to 18 grass - root level persons who have contributed significantly for Gender Equality.
Prof. Shanthi from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (Tirur), Officials from Tamil Nadu Rural Livelihood Mission (Poondi Block), Revenue Inspector, Panchayat Presidents, Vice -presidents, Ward Members, Representatives from Children / youth clubs & CBO and local Volunteers participated and delivered talks.