Highlights of March includes International days: 8 women’s day, 20-happiness day-, 21-Forest, 22- World Water day and the UN Commission on the status of Women from 14-24.
Honduran Activist Bertha Cáceres (43 yrs) assassinated: In November 2013 at the time of fraudulent national elections in Honduras,a “death list” surfaced and was given to international observers. Bertha Cáceres was number one on that list. She continued her work of protecting the people and nature until she was brutally assassinated on March 2,2016. Here is a link to a brief video “Mother of all Rivers” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zh9Sn9oJR94) 2015 Goldman Environmental Award Acceptance Speech of Berta Cáceres https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AR1kwx8b0ms
Some of us chose to join the protest for Bertha instead of the UN Women’s day on Mar 8.
International day of happiness : more news http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jim-luce/jumping-for-joy-happiness_b_9566064.html
CSW 60 Events and news : Priority theme of the Commission on the Status of …