MALAYSIA: Penang Hospital Celebrates
International Women’s Day
Penang Adventist Hospital celebrated International Women’s Day on March 25, 2007, by jointly organizing an event with the Women’s Centre for Change in a local mall.
OVERFLOW CROWD: Some 800 people participated
in the activities held in a local mall and organized
in part by Penang Adventist Hospital. The event
commemorated International Women’s Day.
About 800 people, accompanied by 20 musicians, took part in a community “Walk Against Violence” to raise awareness of an increase in burglaries, rapes, and other violent crimes in the community. Participants carried colorful placards and banners with messages of safety and nonviolence.