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Celebrated each year on 8 March, International Women's Day is a day to get inspired, invigorated and to raise the visibility of the work of women's rights organisations around the world.
The theme this year, Make it Happen, is encouraging effective action for advancing and recognising women.
In the week leading up to International Women's Day, we'll be collecting all of our related blogs and resources here, including a map with information about events taking place around the world.
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More blogs on women's rights
Going beyond headcounts of women in senior positions, to promoting leadership that embodies human rights and gender equality.
Case studies demonstrating the impact of our work with women and other marginalised groups in five Southern African countries.
See the series
Find out more about what the regional gender justice programme is doing in the Middle East and North Africa.
Gender Justice MENA
See the exhibition that features strong women who Oxfam's programmes have touched - from a mother who walks 2km every day to go to market to earn enough money to feed her children, to a young woman who set up a rape crisis centre in Mogadishu, to a journalist in South Sudan working to share messages of peace in her community. It is testament to the fact that a woman's strength comes in all forms.
See the virtual exhibition
From 2008-2013, the global Raising Her Voice programme, supported projects in 17 countries to enable over 1 million women to take part in, shape and monitor the decisions that most affect their lives. Although formal funding for RHV ended in March 2013, we're continuing to work on women's political rights and empowerment worldwide.
Following the Elimination of Violence Against Women day and 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, we've collected all of our related content in one place.
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