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This International Women's Day, who will you celebrate?

This International Women's Day, who will you celebrate?

A young Black woman raises a sheet of paper towards the camera.

It reads: My Boss

A caption on screen follows: “Through hard work and determination, she became a well-respected leader in her field.”

A young First Nations woman is holding a sheet of paper towards the camera.

It reads: My Teacher

A caption on screen follows: “She is a great mentor and encourages me to reach my full potential.”

A man in his mid thirties is holding a sheet of paper towards the camera.

It reads: My mom

A caption on screen follows: She is a single mom who always found time to help those in need in our community.

A young teenage girl is holding a sheet of paper towards the camera.

It reads: Malala

A caption on screen follows: “Despite adversity, she became a symbol of courage and strength.”

An older woman is holding a sheet of paper towards the camera.

It reads: My best friend

A caption on screen follows: “She overcame domestic abuse and has continued to persevere.”

Text on screen: Women from all walks of life have the power to inspire.

Text on screen: Who inspires you?

Text on screen: Tell her

Text on screen: #YouAreEmpowerment
Women.gc.ca
International Women’s Day – March 8

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