Posts tagged ‘women’

  • 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

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    3 steps to get more women into tech

    Earlier this month Apple released new diversity figures for its US workforce, which revealed women make up only 30… more

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    Are women really ‘shining’ in Japan?

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

  • Forum Article

    How many women are in the 1%?

    In the debate about top incomes, one aspect has been strikingly missing: gender. When we talk about the top 1%, how… 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 committed to… 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 don their caps and… more

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    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 who was… 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 economy moving… 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 similar now in… 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 traded each… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    What I’ve learned as a female war reporter

    Throughout my career, I have heard preachers from all sides ranting about the “clash of cultures”, or debating… more

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    Why we need to get smarter about gender quotas

    There is a big debate in the world of those advocating gender parity and it goes like this. Most companies and… more