UN System Observances for International Women's Day 2012
The UN has celebrated International Women's Day on 8 March since 1975. The Day is traditionally marked with a message from the Secretary-General. The official United Nations theme for International Women's Day 2012 is "Empower Rural Women — End Hunger and Poverty.” Access the summary of UN system observances and related links for IWD 2012.
UN Institutions Observances
Related feature: The UN System: Working Together to Empower Rural Women
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
See a video message UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres.