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Bending the Curve Towards Gender Equality by 2030

This research report, Bending the Curve Towards Gender Equality by 2030, finds that half of countries studied (67 out of 129 countries) – home to 2.1 billion girls and women – won’t achieve any of five key gender equality targets by 2030 if their current pace continues. The report covers: access to contraception, girls’ education, political leadership, workplace equality laws, and safety. However, the report also finds that if all countries matched the pace of fast-moving countries over the next decade, nearly three quarters of the world’s girls’...

This research report, Bending the Curve Towards Gender Equality by 2030, finds that half of countries studied (67 out of 129 countries) – home to 2.1 billion girls and women – won’t achieve any of five key gender equality targets by 2030 if their current pace continues. The report covers: access to contraception, girls’ education, political leadership, workplace equality laws, and safety. However, the report also finds that if all countries matched the pace of fast-moving countries over the next decade, nearly three quarters of the world’s girls’ and women could instead live in countries that would reach four or even all five of these gender equality targets by the year 2030.

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Author: N/A
Publication year:
2020
Language: English
Region: Global
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Subtheme: Gender equality
Content category: Publication
Resource type:
Research studies & reviews
Format:
PDF, 29p
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