New Growth Models

Women worldwide are missing out. This is how we can make economic growth equal for all

Women in Srinagar watch a demonstration against the recent killings in the region as the city remains under curfew following weeks of violence in Kashmir, August 19, 2016. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton - RTX2M0C4

'History shows that the poorest and most vulnerable do not benefit equally from economic growth' Image: REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Jean Lebel
President , International Development Research Centre
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Zimbabwean women harvest maize from a field in a peri-urban suburb of Mabvuku in Harare, April 10, 2014. The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) recently announced that 2.2 million locals could be impacted by food insecurity caused by a severe drought and resulting in poor harvests, estimated unemployment of around 60% and the restructuring of the agriculture sector. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo (ZIMBABWE - Tags: AGRICULTURE FOOD SOCIETY BUSINESS) - RTR3KQN6
Zimbabwean women harvest maize from a field. In Sub-Saharan Africa, the majority of economically active women work in agriculture Image: REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo
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