The United Nations General Assembly in 2015 decided to establish the International Day of Women and Girls in Science to recognise the critical role played by girls and women in the field of science and technology, through passing a resolution named A/RES/70/212. UN Women and UNESCO declared 11 February to mark this day. UN adopted this, for the empowerment of women and to achieve equal participation of women and girls in science.
International Day of Women and Girls
Feb 2, 2021