GEFONT celebrated 8th March throughout the country under the slogan "Women in the Changing World of Work : Planet 50-50 by 2030 "organising various programme.
In Kathmandu, the Rally started from Ratnapark and converged into mass Gathering in Bhrikutimandap. During the rally hundreds of workers participated & chanted slogans- Guarantee 10% Workers Representation in every elected bodies of State, Ratify the ILO convention 87, Equal wage for Equal work ,Ensure three levels of election, Social security for all etc. Addressing Gathering, GEFONT Women Secretary Cde. Beli Maiya Ghale highlighted on the situation of women workers in Nepal and women workers rights included in new constitution.
Similarly, Inaugurating Gathering organised by GEFONT Province no 4 Committee in Pokhara Kaski, CPN-UML central committee member Cde. Sita Giri made an appeal all workers to move ahead to fulfill the dream of working class by electing them in upcoming election. On the occasion, GEFONT Province no 4 committee secretary Cde. Mina Gurung highlighted on importance of working women's day and women particpation in Trade union. Dr Tirtha Lal Upadhyaya brifed about the women health.
Similarly, GEFONT province no 7 organised a gathering in kailali. Cde. haridatta Joshi coordinator GEFONT Province no 7 highlighted evolution of women movement in Nepal.