Intl Women`s Day on March 8
IMPHAL, March 5: The International Women’s Day 2013 observation will be held on March 8 at Singjamei Super Market Complex from 1:00 to 5:00 pm under the global theme of this year as announced by the United Nations Organization (UNO), “A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women,” said a release of the organizing committee of a consortium of civil societies. The Centre for Organization Research and Education (CORE), Forum for Indigenous Perspectives and Action (FIPA), Community Network Empowerment (CONE) and All Manipur Nupi Manbi Association (AMANA) will be observing the day in Imphal, the release said.
The program will be marked by songs and other art forums including a quiz with surprise gifts. A special contemporary dance recital on the theme of women will also be showcased, it added.