Music Freedom Day focus on women artists

In many countries, women’s voices are particularly at risk. On Friday 3 March 2017, Music Freedom Day makes a special focus on women performers and musicians. Events will take place in Asia, Africa, Middle East, Europe and North America.

Artists, activists, broadcasters, cultural organisers and music fans will be celebrating Music Freedom Day globally in at least 20 countries and online.

» To see what events are planned and where, click here

Watch the teaser for Music Freedom Day in which women artists from Sweden, Afghanistan, Kenya, Pakistan and US lend their voices of solidarity with female artists worldwide who are persecuted, attacked, imprisoned or killed for performing.

» To participate on Music Freedom Day on social media, check out the event page here and share