The Rise: International Women’s Day.

‘The Rise’ is a call & response to women around the world. We see you, we hear you & we are with you. The fight is not over.

“Image a world where all women enjoy their human rights.” That world is coming and that world is possible. Take this day and beyond, to support, encourage and make a difference for yourself as a woman as well as the women around you.

We will keep rising. You are not alone. And these images are a testiment to that struggle. May we feel the energy, the pain, the joy and the importance of women. Women working hard, women working together and women on THE RISE.

Links for the images and articles regarding these images are as follows.

https://www.brandsouthafrica.com/governance/services/get-help-south-africa-abused

https://www.globalfundforwomen.org/womens-groups-in-drc-demand-justice/#.WqCoTXNOk0M

https://www.flickr.com/photos/unwomen
/15843447350

https://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/2428359

https://soundsandcolours.com/subjects/indigenous-culture/nature-vs-nurture-how-indigenous-women-of-south-america-are-fighting-the-circumstances-that-defy-their-culture-7145/
https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/news/view/222635-gender-equality-challenges-in-south-asia

https://www.cvmena.org/events/maarefah/maarefah-women-anti-corruption-middle-east-and-north-africa
https://issafrica.org/iss-today/lost-in-transition-no-change-for-womens-rights-in-liberia

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Women%27s_Day
https://www.geni.com/projects/Women-s-Day-in-South-Africa-9-August-1956/15500
https://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_56cb837ae4b041136f17f37a/amp
https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/rhodes-students-a-source-of-hope-2012919

https://www.instagram.com/theroadtohannah/

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Tomorrow, we march. Who’s with us?

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The rest of the images were contributed by Rhenuma Khan who witnessed the Women’s March 2018 in New York.

https://www.instagram.com/alsrehnuma/

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