Home Tags Gender Equality

Tag: Gender Equality

Women get called "bossy" for being the boss.

11 surprising double standards that still exist for women in the US

The world has made incredible progress in shattering the glass ceiling and empowering women. But there's still a long way to go.
Young French feminists demonstrate with the posters that state "French Women want to vote."

When women got the right to vote in 25 places around the world

In many countries, universal suffrage is a relatively recent privilege. Here's when women won the right to vote in 25 places around the world.
Rowland drew on five years of interviews she did with women about their sex lives, as well as the latest sexual health research.

Men still orgasm more often than women despite strides in relationship equality

This 'orgasm gap' is one of the most prevalent examples of inequality between men and women today, according to the author of 'The Pleasure Gap.'
Women are underrepresented among the typical trucking company's corporate governance.

Only 18% of the trucking industry’s governing boards are women and Morgan Stanley just highlighted it as a potential industry risk

The corporate boards of the average public trucking company are 18% women, according to Morgan Stanley's analysis.

Malaysia has one of the biggest gender gaps in South-east Asia, and places in the bottom half of WEF’s Global Gender Index

The World Economic Forum (WEF) estimates that the overall gender gap in the world will take 99.5 years to close.

‘I have a lot of powerful women’: Jack Ma just shared Alibaba’s secret to surviving a ‘terrible’ 20 years

"I believe that in the 21st century, if we have more women leaders, the world will be much more peaceful."

1 in 5 Muslim women in Malaysia believe husbands have a right to beat their wives

70% of Muslim women said polygamy was a right for men, but only 32% would allow it for their own marriage.
Vital Voices CEO Alyse Nelson.

A CEO who’s worked with Hillary Clinton to mentor 16,000 female leaders across the world reveals 5 habits all women should adopt immediately to ...

Successful women tend to ask for feedback more often, and are more willing to hear diverse perspectives.

Gender diversity pays off: A new Stanford study finds equitable hiring boosts companies’ stock prices

Those investing in gender-diverse companies believe equitable hiring brings greater morality and innovation, the team of researchers wrote.

One of Britain’s biggest banks has appointed its first female CEO

Alison Rose, who joined RBS as a graduate trainee 27 years ago, currently heads up the commercial and private banking division.