In health and physiology, 6% of research studies include female-only participant groups, but a more representative sample is vital for effective research.
Leena Nair chats with Meet The Leader about experimenting with 4-day work weeks and other flexible models - and why soft skills like vulnerability will be key for leaders in future decades.
We must develop a gender-aware, life-cycle approach to enhance the lives of older people globally, but especially in rapidly-ageing regions like Asia-Pacific.
The pandemic undermined women's and girls’ health and their fundamental rights and we must learn lessons to establish a course for redress.
COVID-19 set us back on achieving many of the SDGs education, gender and work targets. Placing women and youth at the center of recovery can get us back on track.
The founder of Africa's largest computer science non-profit on bridging equity gaps, making change happen and how to mentor a new generation of leaders.
Zarifa Ghafari, one of Afghanistan's first female mayors, has fled to Germany to escape the Taliban and spoken out on behalf of the country's women.
The latest Agenda Dialogues brought together global leaders to look at how we can mitigate the impact of the pandemic on women.
Language used in job postings, either agentic or communal, can affect a women's willingness to apply for job role. This gender bias must be addressed.
COVID-19 forced schools around the world to close, with millions of students never returning. Education systems need support prioritize girls' education.
LGBTQ refugees experience extreme persecution and discrimination. Businesses can make a difference to their lives and gain loyal employees in the process.
As G7 leaders meet this week, they must address efforts to increase gender equality to boost global economic growth to help the world recover from COVID-19.
Marginalized people suffer from being at the intersection of challenges and barriers. Economic hardship has been a secondary epidemic for LGBTIQ communities.
COVID-19 has exacerbated gender inequalities, increased job losses and unpaid work. In response UN Women are launching a plan to aid a COVID-19 recovery.
COVID-19 has exacerbated gender gaps. As economies reopen, policymakers should address structural inequities in essential industries anchored by women.