GSP Joins in Setting World Record for Largest Woman Symbol in the World
23 April 2014
Representatives from the Girl Scouts of the Philippines joined 10,168 Filipino women and men at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila, Philippines, on 8 March 2014, to form the largest woman gender symbol for the Philippines’ bid to enter the Guinness Book of World Records in 2014.
The event sponsored by Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) for the International Women’s Day Celebration embodied the theme “Juana ang tatag mo ay tatag natin sa pagbangon at pagsulong! (Woman, your strength leads to our progress),” showed the world that Filipinos are united in heeding the call to value the indispensable role of women in recovery, progress, and nation building.
In the Philippines, National Women’s Month is celebrated in March each year.