Why society might be more stable if we had more poverty and less inequality.
The Facebook chief operating officer and founder of LeanIn.Org says disparities in the workforce mean companies are missing out on lots of talented women.
The U.S. talks a good game of gender equality, but a new nonprofit org says the country needs to put its money where its mouth is.
The Global Gender Gap Index featured in the 2015 Report ranks over 140 economies according to how well they are leveraging their female talent pool, based on economic, educational, health-based and political indicators.
The unequal treatment of individuals based on their gender is a deeply rooted problem in most societies. It started becoming an important part of academic research in the 1980s.
People of North Carolina? I have a question for you. Are you aware that most of Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and 44 U.S. states have unisex bathrooms in almost every public area?
Just because you don’t understand something doesn’t invalidate it.
The world’s gender gap along economic, political and other social dimensions continues to narrow, according to a new report released by the World Economic Forum, but lack of equality for women remains a major roadblock in most countries, including the U.S.
Although no country in the world has yet achieved gender equality, the Nordic countries consistently stand out in the World Economic Forum’s annual Global Gender Gap Report, which measures how well countries are doing at removing the obstacles that hold women back.
The biggest disservice we do to women is telling them that they are equal to men. We fail to prepare them for their reality and, by doing so, we set them up for a lifetime of struggle, disappointment and misery.
Next time, when you as a woman decide to pass judgement on the choices or the character of another woman, stop and think: "Wait, she is a woman too!" That will be true feminism.
Egregious gender inequality still exists globally despite of substantial national and international measures that have been taken towards gender equality.
HRC envisions an America where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people are ensured equality at home, at work and in every community.
Providing innovative approaches, technical support, policy development and capacity building to ensure gender equality is central to sustainable global environmental solutions.
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls