Event: Conference on Gender in Urban Governance and Transport

Global Gender Gap Report

26 April 2018

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Gender parity is fundamental to whether and how economies and societies thrive.

Ensuring the full development and appropriate deployment of half of the world’s total talent pool has a vast bearing on the growth, competitiveness and future-readiness of economies and businesses worldwide. The Global Gender Gap Report benchmarks 144 countries on their progress towards gender parity across four thematic dimensions: Economic Participation and Opportunity, Educational Attainment, Health and Survival, and Political Empowerment.

World Economic Forum.  2017.  The Global Gender Gap Report 2017.  Geneva.

Geographical Focus: 
Global
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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