Ministry of Health & Social Development
Office of Gender Affairs
Social Development
Release Date:
Tuesday, 7 March 2023 - 3:31pm

The public is invited to wear Purple, green and white colours on March 8 in observance of International Women's Day.

Purple signifies justice, dignity and being loyal to the cause. Green symbolises hope and white represents purity.

This year’s theme “DigitALL: Innovation and technology for gender equality  aims to recognise and celebrate the contribution women and girls are making to technology and online education. 

.For International Women’s Day tomorrow, wear Purple, Green or White in solidarity with our women in the Virgin Islands 



Fitsroy Randall

Information Officer I
Ministry of Health and Social Development
Vornicia's House of Commerce, Long Bush
Tortola, British Virgin Islands
E-mail Address: FRandall@gov.vg