Government of New Brunswick

March 8th, 2018

Thursday, March 8th, 2018 is International Women’s Day (IWD), a celebration that is shared by women all around the world.
International Women's Day is a chance to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.


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Event Description

Thursday March 8









Open House - Fredericton

Come meet staff, learn about our publications & programs, & celebrate the day!

Thursday March 8th, 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm




Tuesday, March 6, 2018







Wingate Dieppe Hôtel

On the eve of International Women's Day, the "Pay Equity Now!" campaign is gaining support from labor organizations, women's and social justice groups. We will hold a press conference to demonstrate our collective support for pay equity legislation in the private sector.

The public is invited to attend and the news conference will be followed by a reception where a light lunch will be provided.

10 am – 12 pm

Thursday, March 8, 2018








25th anniversary celebrations for the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre


We invite you to attend the official launch of the 25th anniversary celebrations for the Muriel McQueen

Fergusson Centre for Family Violence Research (MMFC). The launch will be held on Thursday, March 8, at 10:30 a.m. at the MMFC (678 Windsor St.) on UNB’s Fredericton campus.  We’ve chosen to launch our anniversary celebrations on International Women’s Day – an important occasion to promote women’s equality and celebrate the work that has been done to empower women everywhere.  

Thursday, March 8, 2018








Celebrate International Women's Day

Please join us in Rothesay at the Bill McGuire Centre to celebrate International Women's Day. We are pleased to be welcoming Alyson Townsend as our guest speaker. All our welcome and encouraged to join us!

To register please either:
1. Call the Town of Rothesay 848-6600 and ask for Bev Cote
2. Email

11:30 AM - 1:00


Interested in organizing an IWD event in your community?
Find ideas and activities by downloading:

The Community Celebration Planning Guide