Posts tagged ‘women’

  • India school girl Global Shapers Article

    How to close the gender gap? Start at school

    Over my years of involvement with school health programmes in India, I have found that  incorporating… more

  • Two workers use their mobile phones in the newly built Meydan Horse racing complex in Dubai Forum Article

    Four ways to create more jobs in the Gulf

    Gulf economies are taking bets on the future, spending billions on new airports, bigger ports and… more

  • A school girl walks on a road covered with oil and soot at an industrial area in Mumbai Social Entrepreneurs Event

    How to build an entrepreneur

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A family rides a bicycle past a palace in the Forbidden City in Beijing, Women Leaders & Gender Parity Event

    China can and must close its gender gap

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • To match Feature DESIGNERS-STARTUP/ Forum Article

    3 steps to get more women into tech

    Earlier this month Apple released new diversity figures for its US workforce, which revealed women make… more

  • Forum Article

    Are women really ‘shining’ in Japan?

    Japan was ranked 104th out of 136 countries on the World Economic Forum's 2013 Global Gender Gap… more

  • Forum Article

    How many women are in the 1%?

    In the debate about top incomes, one aspect has been strikingly… more

  • Women Leaders & Gender Parity Article

    Five ways to finally close the gender gap in Japan

    At the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos in January, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe personally… more

  • Women Leaders & Gender Parity Article

    Why not ask male graduates to balance work and family, too?

    It is graduation season in many countries, a time when classes of bright and fortunate young people… more

  • Forum Event

    Why corporate Asia’s gender gap matters

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Closing the gender gap in East Asia

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Global Shapers Article

    How can India tackle the scourge of violence against women?

    Women’s safety has been a topic of fierce public debate in India since the tragic case of the student… more

  • Women Leaders & Gender Parity Event

    Africa’s young women can write its future

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

  • Forum Article

    How Japan is reinventing itself

    US President Barack Obama is visiting Tokyo at a unique moment in my country’s history, with Japan’s… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Why do so few German mothers go back to work?

    Last year, I moved to Germany after having spent my entire adult life in the UK. Lifestyles are pretty… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Poverty need not bar women from healthcare

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

  • Women Leaders & Gender Parity Event

    Why women are key to Latin America’s future

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

  • Forum Article

    Why drought hits Somaliland’s women the hardest

    Every year in August, Somaliland hosts the world’s biggest cattle market. Millions of livestock are… more