Social Norms and Gender Equality in South AsiaCase Study Meta Gender
This blog highlights recent work from a larger body of research on gender equality carried out at the World Bank. The blog itself relies on Chapter 3 of this report South Asia Economic Focus Reshaping Norms: A New Way Forward.
Tackling the Global Profitarchy–Gender and the Choice of Business SectorMeta Gender Jobs and Development
Challenge: Despite significant progress in women’s educational attainment and higher female labor force participation rates in many countries, progress in closing the gender pay gap, which takes the ratio of median earnings of all women to all men, has been slow.