RCI St. Lucia
posted on November 18, 2014 06:52
The observance of International Men’s Day on Wednesday November 19th 2014 will be marked with an activity dubbed ‘A Celebration of Men,’ under the theme “Appreciating Men’s Leadership and Sacrifice for Family and Country”.
The event will take place at the Auditorium of the Wellness Centre on the Millennium Highway from 9:00a.m. Men of all ages are invited to attend this special event, which is intended to recognize and celebrate the achievements of men and boys in St Lucia.
Activities for this year’s observance of International Men’s Day are being spearheaded by the Division of Gender Relations in collaboration with the International Men’s Day Planning Committee.
The objectives of International Men’s Day include a focus on men’s and boy’s health, improving gender relations, promoting gender equality and positive male role models. It is also an occasion to highlight discrimination against men.
Admission to the ‘Celebration of Men’ is free, however registration is a must. Persons wishing to attend this event are asked to register at The Division of Gender Relations Walcott Building Jeremy Street, Castries