Inspiring Women Who Changed The World-International Women’s Day

By Lawrence Boakye |

Today is International Women’s Day, which commemorates the movement for women’s rights. It’s full name is the United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace. It was first celebrated on February 28, 1909 in New York.

While the day has been acknowledged by protests, strikes and marches over its more than 100-year history, these days it honours and celebrates women in all countries in all sectors of society.

In celebration of the day, and in order to give you a taste of some of the amazing women who have changed the phase of the world from a mono gender dominance to a balanced supremacy, here are some few of them who fought hard to obtain this resume for women.

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Source: Ghana Crusader Online

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.