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UN Observes International Women's Day 2013

The official United Nations theme for International Women's Day 2013 is "A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women."

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Canadian International Women's Day March 8  

Canada's 2013 International Women's Day theme is Working Together: Engaging Men to End Violence Against Women. A survey for the White Ribbon Campaign found 75% of Canadian men felt it was very important to speak out on violence against women, and 66% felt they could be doing more.

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Le thème retenu par le Canada pour la Journée internationale de la femme en 2013 est : Travaillons ensemble : engager les hommes dans l'élimination de la violence faite aux femmes. Selon un sondage réalisé dans le cadre de la Campagne du ruban blanc, 75 % des hommes trouvent très important de s'élever contre la violence faite aux femmes et 66 % estiment qu'ils pourraient faire davantage.