epa09058697 Sumaiya, a local resident, works at a clay pot factory on the eve of International Women's Day, in Karachi, Pakistan, 07 March 2021. Sumaiya, who earns a daily wage of around two-three USD, is the only breadwinner in her family. She feeds her 3 children, while they also support her at the factory. International Women's Day is globally observed on 08 March to highlight the struggles of women around the globe. It was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly as the day for women's rights and world peace in 1977.  EPA/SHAHZAIB AKBER
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