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Marches and protests were held on Friday across the globe to mark International Women's Day under the slogan #BalanceforBetter, with calls for a more gender-balanced world.

The day, sponsored by the United Nations since 1975, celebrates women's achievements and aims to further their rights.

Millions around the world demanded equality amid a persistent salary gap, violence and widespread inequality.


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