This important occasion is celebrated yearly on the 8th of March as such symbolic occasion holds many activities beneath it such as workshops and activities held by the local community’s women associations and centers in spite of other different kind of artistic activities done by our local folkloric dance groups.

Such occasion is also celebrated in the schools and local establishments along with the other community sectors as emphasizing on the active role of women in our community is of a high value.

It is important to note that the Cultural Heritage Preservation Center in Beit Sahour hosts many of these activities that take place in the International Woman’s Day especially activities that address the women’s local industry such as the embroidery exhibitions that are part of this occasion.