The International Women’s Day was celebrated on 08-03-2019 at Directorate of Cashew Research, Puttur, Dakshina Kannada. Dr. M.G. Nayak, Director (Acting), Women and other staffs of this Directorate participated in the event. Dr. (Mrs.) Babli Mog, Scientist & Chairperson (Women’s Cell) gave the welcome address. Dr. M.G. Nayak, Director, addressed the gathering with warm wishes and also praised particularly the women staff of this Directorate for their contribution in the development of this Institution. Dr. (Mrs.) Babli Mog, Chairperson addressed the gathering with a talk on the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart & Innovate for Change”. In her talk she highlighted the way the girls and women have grown up in the society and the achievements they have made in all fields. She also stressed on the importance of gender equality by providing equal opportunities to women in all the spheres of work. She also mentioned about the importance of education and health care in the lives of women. More.... English