WHO: Anne Hathaway, American award-winning actor and UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador, together with UN top-ranking officials, activists and government representatives.
WHAT: United Nations Headquarters Commemoration of International Women's Day
WHERE: Trusteeship Council, United Nations Headquarters, 405 East 42nd St., New York, NY, 10017, US
WHEN: Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 10:30 a.m. (EST)
LINK TO FULL PROGRAMME: http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/in-focus/international-womens-day
LIVESTREAM LINK: www.unwomen.org; http://webtv.un.org/
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