On March 8, Gender-Based Violence Sub Working Group GBVSWG and Civil Development Organization-CDO held an event in cooperation with UNFPA and Family Mall, on the occasion of International Women’s Day at Family Mall-Sulaymaniyah.

15 women and men were awarded for their active efforts in community development, Gender Cases and combating gender inequality.

A number of activities were held in the event including performing songs and music by Kizhan of Lur Group also 40 Kazi Group from Duhok City attended the event and Layzin Group performed two dances.

Giving awareness and medical checkup for attended women by International Federation of Medical Students Associations-IFMSA, presenting 8 of March ribbons and dying hands by Henna were also parts of the activities.