International Day of Women and Girls in Science

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science
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International Day of Women and Girls in Science

The United Nations General Assembly has instituted the International Day of Women and Girls in Science as a yearly observance to champion the complete and equitable involvement of women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) domains. Resolution 70/212, adopted on December 22, 2015, officially designates the 11th day of February each year for this commemoration. An annual theme is chosen to spotlight specific areas of focus and discussions concerning gender equality in science.