[PhotoPost] International Women’s Strike – International Women’s Day

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Source: The Guardian – Pagina 12 – Twitter / The Dawn News / March 8, 2017

On the International Women’s Day, several manifestations were carried on throughout the world. In the following post you can see the best images the date gave us.

A woman holds a placard at an International Women's Day protest in Kiev, Ukraine
A woman holds a placard at an International Women’s Day protest in Kiev, Ukraine
Indonesian women danced in Yogyakarta to mark International Women's Day
Indonesian women danced in Yogyakarta to mark International Women’s Day

 

Manila, Philippines Women carrying placards are blocked by police as they march towards the US embassy Photograph: Bullit Marquez/AP
Manila, Philippines
Women carrying placards are blocked by police as they march towards the US embassy
Photograph: Bullit Marquez/AP
In Melbourne, with the occasion of the International Women's Day, 10 pedestrian traffic lights presented figures with dresses.
In Melbourne, with the occasion of the International Women’s Day, 10 pedestrian traffic lights presented figures with dresses.
Vancouver, Canada Women participate in a flash-mob dance Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Images
Vancouver, Canada
Women participate in a flash-mob dance
Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Images
Manila, Philippines Protesters gather to urge President Rodrigo Duterte to address the pressing problems of lack of food, jobs and peace instead of killings and violence Photograph: Bullit Marquez/AP
Manila, Philippines
Protesters gather to urge President Rodrigo Duterte to address the pressing problems of lack of food, jobs and peace instead of killings and violence
Photograph: Bullit Marquez/AP
Dhaka, Bangladesh NGO leaders and workers at a rally to demand equal rights for women in the work place, with safety and a fair salary Photograph: Abir Abdullah/EPA
Dhaka, Bangladesh
NGO leaders and workers at a rally to demand equal rights for women in the work place, with safety and a fair salary
Photograph: Abir Abdullah/EPA
Amritsrar, India Women wear traditional Punjabi dress as they perform the ‘giddha’ dance during celebrations Photograph: Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images
Amritsrar, India
Women wear traditional Punjabi dress as they perform the ‘giddha’ dance during celebrations
Photograph: Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images
Tbilisi, Georgia Women perform behind a ‘glass ceiling’ during a rally Photograph: David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters
Tbilisi, Georgia
Women perform behind a ‘glass ceiling’ during a rally
Photograph: David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters
Dehradun, India Policewomen tie ribbons to their uniforms Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images
Dehradun, India
Policewomen tie ribbons to their uniforms
Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images
Melbourne, Australia Thousands of demonstrators attend a rally calling for decolonisation of Australia, end to racism, economic justice for all women and reproductive justice, as well as supporting the struggle for the liberation of all women around the world Photograph: Daniel Pockett/Getty Images
Melbourne, Australia
Thousands of demonstrators attend a rally calling for decolonisation of Australia, end to racism, economic justice for all women and reproductive justice, as well as supporting the struggle for the liberation of all women around the world
Photograph: Daniel Pockett/Getty Images
New Delhi, India Pilots from Air India pose for a photograph. A non-stop all-women flight from Delhi to San Franscisco travelled via the Pacific Ocean and returned via the Atlantic Ocean, completing a round trip of the world with 16 crew members and 250 passengers on-board Photograph: Money Sharma/AFP/Getty Images
New Delhi, India
Pilots from Air India pose for a photograph. A non-stop all-women flight from Delhi to San Franscisco travelled via the Pacific Ocean and returned via the Atlantic Ocean, completing a round trip of the world with 16 crew members and 250 passengers on-board
Photograph: Money Sharma/AFP/Getty Images
Nairobi, Kenya Maasai women dance as they welcome the United Nations secretary-general, António Guterres, at an event to celebrate the International Women’s Day Photograph: Dai Kurokawa/EPA
Nairobi, Kenya
Maasai women dance as they welcome the United Nations secretary-general, António Guterres, at an event to celebrate the International Women’s Day
Photograph: Dai Kurokawa/EPA
Minsk, Belarus Participants of the ‘beauty run’ on the main Nezavisimosti avenue Photograph: Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA
Minsk, Belarus
Participants of the ‘beauty run’ on the main Nezavisimosti avenue
Photograph: Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA
Brussels, Belgium Polish women demonstrate in Brussels near the European commission Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA
Brussels, Belgium
Polish women demonstrate in Brussels near the European commission
Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA
Pristina, Kosovo A woman holds a poster by US artist Shepard Ferey and reading ‘We the people, defend dignity’ as people rally for gender equality and against violence towards women Photograph: Armend Nimani/AFP/Getty Images
Pristina, Kosovo
A woman holds a poster by US artist Shepard Ferey and reading ‘We the people, defend dignity’ as people rally for gender equality and against violence towards women
Photograph: Armend Nimani/AFP/Getty Images
Bucharest, Romania Women lay down in front of the Justice Ministry in Bucharest during a protest calling for better law enforcement to protect abused women Photograph: Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images
Bucharest, Romania
Women lay down in front of the Justice Ministry in Bucharest during a protest calling for better law enforcement to protect abused women
Photograph: Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images
Ankara, Turkey Women shout slogans and hold placards against the upcoming referendum on a new constitution Photograph: Tumay Berkin/EPA
Ankara, Turkey
Women shout slogans and hold placards against the upcoming referendum on a new constitution
Photograph: Tumay Berkin/EPA
Buenos Aires, Argentina A manifestation will go from the National Congress to the Government Palace, where a document will be read at the shout of "Not One Less, Alive We Want Ourselves!" in reference of the constant femicides and abuses women suffer.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A manifestation will go from the National Congress to the Government Palace, where a document will be read at the shout of “Not One Less, Alive We Want Ourselves!” (“Ni Una Menos, Vivas Nos Queremos!”) in reference to the constant femicides and abuses women suffer.

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