This year's theme is “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030”, which aims to address and bring to light issues related to women's economic empowerment. Use the hashtags #IWD2017 and #BeBoldforChange on social media to join the conversation.
In advance of the day of celebration and recognition, we've prepared some articles focusing on some remarkable women in Vancouver.
Since the 1960s, animal-rights activists have proclaimed that Canada’s seal hunt is barbaric and unsustainable, without knowing how drastically these notions affect Inuit communities that depend on seals for food, clothing, and oil.
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.