28.1 C
Panjim
Friday, April 16, 2021

Jessica Snock to participate in women’s day





Must read

Govt to add more beds to GMCH, SGDH, ESI to be covid hospital again: CM

Panaji: Amidst sudden spike in the COVID-19 positive cases on Friday, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that the additional beds would be provided...

Goa to go for stricter curbs in next two days: Tanavade

Mapusa: Bharatiya Janata Party’s Goa President Sadanand Tanavade on Friday hinted at the State government going in for stricter curbs to control spread of...

Goa reports 927 new cases, six deaths on Friday

Panaji:Goa's coronavirus caseload went up by 927 and reached 65,499 on Friday, a health department official said. The death toll mounted to  868 as six ...

Humiliating 7-0 defeat of BJP backed Sanquelim Chairperson is clear signal of ” End of BJP government is near”- Digambar Kamat

Panaji -  The humiliating 7-0 defeat of BJP backed Chairperson of Sanquelim Municipal Council Yeshwant Madkar is clear signal of "End of BJP Government...
- Advertisement -
Panaji: In honour of International Women’s Day, an engaging celebration is scheduled to take place at West
Coast Sports & Cultural Club, Baga, Goa on 08th March 2021 from 05:00 pm to 07:30 pm. This
International Women’s Day Celebration 2021 hosted by Jessica Snock, aims at bringing women of all
ages together, allowing each one of them to meet and interact with women from various walks of life,
sharing experiences and celebrating womanhood. This will aid in encouraging women of our society to
believe in and foster a sense of women empowerment, stand for women’s rights and support gender
equality. THE SNOCK – headed by Jessica Snock – Chairman of the trust who is currently residing in Goa.
She is a native of the northeastern state of Nagaland. She emerged victorious at the Mrs United Nations
Universe 2019 and proudly represents India as an ambassador for the United Nations Peace Keeping
Forces Council – South East Asia. “I wish to celebrate this historic day and encourage those around me
to not only respect, care and love women but also to treat all genders equally” Jessica quoted, leading
by example following this year’s theme for Women’s Day – ‘Women In Leadership – Achieving an equal
future in a COVID-19 world’.
The celebration scheduled is set to display football, volleyball and rugby exhibition matches along with
activities like Tug-O-War, live performance and interactions. Also, under this year’s theme, the event is
set to host icons of ‘Women in Leadership’ – Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world’.
Sarpanch, Parra Village Panchayat, Smt. Delilah Lobo will be the Chief Guest and Smt. Valanka Alemao
will be the Guest of Honour along with Shri. Michael Lobo as the Special Invitee who has shown his
immense support towards celebrating the essence of womanhood.
The 8th of March marks the celebration of International Women’s Day. Over a century ago, in the year
1908, 15,000 women came along and protested low pay, long work hours and lack of voting rights in
New York. It was after the Socialist Party of America celebrating Women’s Day in the year 1909 for the
first time, was it proposed at the 1910 International Socialist Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark that
an annual women’s day be celebrated.
201, 301 Shanta Building, Near Caculo Circle
Behind SBI Zonal Office, 18th June Rd. St. Inez
Panjim, North Goa

- Advertisement -

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest article

Govt to add more beds to GMCH, SGDH, ESI to be covid hospital again: CM

Panaji: Amidst sudden spike in the COVID-19 positive cases on Friday, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that the additional beds would be provided...

Goa to go for stricter curbs in next two days: Tanavade

Mapusa: Bharatiya Janata Party’s Goa President Sadanand Tanavade on Friday hinted at the State government going in for stricter curbs to control spread of...

Goa reports 927 new cases, six deaths on Friday

Panaji:Goa's coronavirus caseload went up by 927 and reached 65,499 on Friday, a health department official said. The death toll mounted to  868 as six ...

Humiliating 7-0 defeat of BJP backed Sanquelim Chairperson is clear signal of ” End of BJP government is near”- Digambar Kamat

Panaji -  The humiliating 7-0 defeat of BJP backed Chairperson of Sanquelim Municipal Council Yeshwant Madkar is clear signal of "End of BJP Government...

Six succumbed to covid-19 infection on Friday

  Panaji: Total six people succumbed to covid19 infection on Friday. Five died at GMCH and one at South Goa District Hospital. Among the 5 deaths...