Access a collection of LinkedIn Learning resources inspired by International Women’s Day (IWD) on Tuesday 8 March 2023 and this year’s theme of #EmbraceEquity. You can access the resources with your free University of Leeds account, just log in with your University details.
About International Women’s Day (IWD)
IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women's equality. IWD has been celebrated for well over a century, with the first gathering, in 1911, supported by over a million people. Today, IWD belongs to all groups collectively everywhere.
IWD 2023 theme: #EmbraceEquity
This year’s theme #EmbraceEquity, highlights the important differences between ‘equity’ and ‘equality’. It focuses on how collective activism can drive societal change and that through equity we can reach equality. You can read more about this year’s theme on the IWD website.
IWD LinkedIn Learning resources
The resources, compiled by LinkedIn Learning, are a collection of videos exploring the meaning of equity, how to embrace it and how to take action within your sphere of influence. Learn how stereotypes and societal labels are harmful to driving change and moving closer to realising a more inclusive world.
Equality and Inclusion Unit IWD programme
You can also visit the Equality and Inclusion Unit website to find out more about events in Leeds planned to celebrate International Women’s Day as well as relevant networks, resources and support.
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