Posted by in News on March 10, 2015

Women’s equality isn’t a zero sum game. It’s vital for peace and prosperity

Global: There is a plethora of data which demonstrates that women’s economic participation grows economies, creates jobs and builds inclusive prosperity. As essential as women’s equality is for growth, it is often stymied by discriminatory laws, customs, and structural barriers that restrict women from full participating in the formal economy. In no country is the gender equality gap completely closed.

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Source: Guardian

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