Get involved in International Women’s Day
The International Convention Centre hosts the Sydney IWD Breakfast on 9 March from 7am MC’d by journalist, editor and presenter Sandra Sully, it’s a not-to-be-missed event. Among the panellists is Muniba Mazari, Pakistan’s National UN Women Ambassador and the woman named as one of BBC’s 100 Women for 2015. Another notable event is CommBank's Women in Focus lunch on 10 March from 12pm. Special guests include Linda Burney MP, Shadow Minister for Human Services and Labor Member for Barton.
And for young women, the City of Sydney is hosting free coding and gaming workshops, in collaboration with Coder Factor. For females aged 12+, the event aims to help tip the scales for girls in technology and give them the opportunity to explore more STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects.