Happy IWD

Hope everyone is celebrating one of the world’s most successful human rights movements ever on International Women’s Day. My new catch cry is 50/50 if not why not? and if you want to be part of the conversation about ensuring women have a fair share (ie more power and less housework) then jump onto twitter at #5050whynot. 

 

 

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