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International Women's Day in Burkina Faso

Is International Women's Day a Public Holiday?

International Women's Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2020 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

International Women's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016TueMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2017WedMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2018ThuMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2019FriMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2020SunMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2021MonMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2022TueMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2023WedMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2024FriMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday
2025SatMar 8International Women's DayPublic Holiday

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