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100th International Women’s Day

As we celebrate the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, we also remember the women who lost their lives in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York in 1911. One hundred years on, despite some progress there is still much to be done to achieve gender equality in the world of work.

Date issued: 07 March 2011
Size/duration: 00:03:23

Tags: women workers, clothing and textile industries, womens rights, occupational safety and health

Regions and countries covered: Global, United States

Unit responsible: Department of Communication (DCOMM)

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