Wednesday, March 2, 2022

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I am so honoured to have been asked to MC this year’s #IWD2022 women’s day rally in Belfast on Saturday, March 5th. Mon down and see us💚🤍💜

RECLAIM THE AGENDA: This year’s theme “World Changing Women” is calling for a change, we cannot wait a 100 years for equality. Certainly the levels Violence Against Women and Girls rise every day all over the world, it has to stop and we will not rest until every Woman can celebrate IWD, all speakers are World Changing Women and we are proud to have them all speak at our rally.

Our rally will be static this year, meeting in Writers Square, Belfast from 11am with the speeches at 12.30, ending by 2.00 or earlier if the weather is bad. Activities and entertainment will be, Women’s Drumming band, Chidram Baram, The Ukes, Guitar orchestra, street entertainment and IWD22 photo frame, and some info stalls on campaigns. Buses will be arriving from 10.30 from Enniskillen, Newry, Derry, Armagh, Belfast.

No booking necessary!

We will have light refreshments, kiddie party bags and create a truly family atmosphere.

Speakers are:

Amanda Ferguson – Journalist MC

Dr Manal Mahdi Hassan – Chair Africa House

Kendal Bousquet –Reclaim The Agenda /Women’s Policy Group

Cori Conlon – Youth Action

Clodagh Lavelle & Jane Butler - Array Collective

Susan McKay – Author/Advocate

Fariha Mohamed Razif will speak for BomokoNI

Greta Gurklyte- Disability Rights Activist


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