International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on 8 March and this year’s Theme #ChooseToChallenge is. This year, the achievements of women are being celebrated. The theme emphasizes that (translated) ‘a challenging world is a cautious world’. This year’s theme is also based on how we can all challenge gender inequality.
When you tap on the Facebook logo on the app’s homepage, its characters change to eight different women who hug. The user is then diverted to a page containing posts related to Women’s Day. This page gathers all posts from around the world with #Internationalwomenday or related hashtags.
Given that we are also celebrating International Women’s Day 2021 in the wake of the coronovirus epidemic, Facebook has shown all the women in the logo wearing face masks responsibly.