2019 saw a record number of female directors, but significant work is still needed.
Women are more at risk of concussions - with longer-lasting and worse symptoms, yet research has traditionally treated men and women's bodies as the same.
Bangladesh's just held its first female bodybuilding competition, which was won by teenager, Awhona Rahman.
Workers who assess themselves favourably are more likely to be hired - but women engage in self-promotion less than men.
Pope Francis used his New Year's message to denounce violence against women, calling for an end to worldwide exploitation of women.
Since 1870, girls have been outperforming boys in school. So how did they get there?
'The Magic Flute' and 'Le Dernier Sorcier' offer contrasting insights into the 'princess story' in opera.
From issues such as the gender pay gap in sports, to Greta Thunberg becoming the face of climate change environmental activism, this year has seen some major steps.
Also in this week's round-up: climate action, economic growth and meet the 2020 Crystal Award winners.
With a growing number of national task forces, this Forum initiative is working with public and private partners to help close the gender gap faster. The programme’s Elselot Hasselaar tel...
The Global Gender Gap Report finds women aren’t acquiring disruptive tech skills as quickly as men.
New global research shows surprising results for the highest rates of women business owners – but how can we move even further forward?
Closing the pay gap between men and women means rethinking how societies and economies work from the ground up.
The World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report says it could take 100 years to reach gender parity. Here's what we can do to speed progress.
The latest edition of the World Economic Forum's Gender Gap Report shows we still have a long way to go to achieve gender parity.