Celebrating the IWD 2019 Best Practice winners

Good news, in 2019 more groups than ever celebrated International Women's Day and a record number of men worldwide were actively engaged in supporting women's equality.

Groups everywhere forged the IWD 2019 #BalanceforBetter campaign theme to celebrate women's achievements, call for a more gender-balanced world, and implement tangible action to drive women's equality.

Over 300 groups entered the IWD 2019 Best Practice Competition showcasing their impressive achievements and explaining how they engaged audiences and communities to help accelerate women's equality. Congratulations to the winning groups.

Be inspired by the Best Practice articles below that provide practical guidance and useful ideas for celebrating International Women's Day 2020.

International Women's Day 2019 Best Practice Winners

International Women's Day Best Practic Winners - IWD 2019

Best IWD #BalanceforBetter Videos

Be inspired by IWD 2019 videos from many further groups.

Community Services: Supporting Local Change

Sporting Sector: Social Leadership

See also Cricket Australia's #BalanceforBetter activity.

Public Sector: Forging Leadership and Progress

Best IWD #BalanceforBetter Media Activity

Best IWD Cake - Embedding Celebration

Associations/Networks: Member Participation

Charity Sector: Amplifying Awareness Raising 

Grassroots Impact: Driving Meaningful Change

Marketing/Design Agencies: IWD Campaign Activity

Best IWD #BalanceforBetter photograph

  • announced October 28

Education and Academia: Knowledge and Impact 

  • announced November 4

Private Sector (Impact and innovation)

  • announced November 11

Best IWD Event Pack use

  • announced November 18


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