Watch This UN Women PSA For Women's Equality Day

Today marks the 95th Women's Equality Day in the United States!

To celebrate, The United Nations released a PSA early Wednesday highlighting the need to advance women's participation in political leadership positions. 

According to the video, narrated by actress and U.N. Advocate for Political Participation & Leadership, Meghan Markle, less than a quarter of the world's leaders are women. 

"We're working to create a world where women lead," Markle said. 

Watch the full video below. 

For more information on the UN's initiatives for women, check out UNWomen.org.

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