International Women's Day [world Service]

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Women around the world are marking International Women's Day with protests

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

People around the world are marking International Women's Day with rallies against gender inequality and sexual discrimination. We go to Spain to hear about protests there. Also, BBC Arabic brings us the latest on the crisis in Eastern Ghouta in Syria. And a video has gone viral showing racial abuse at a UK University - we speak to a BBC journalist to hear more.

(Photo: Women in Barcelona. Credit: Getty Images)

Women around the world are marking International Women's Day with protests

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.