March 8th, is International Women’s Day.
Since 1911 it’s a day to honor, promote and recognize various campaigns for women's rights.
Tonight in Atlanta, officials with the international organization CARE are hosting a panel discussion on empowering women and the impact it has on raising healthier children.
WABE’s Rose Scott has more.
Officials with CARE co-authored a study that measured the effectiveness of empowering women in one of the poorest countries in the world.