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Is 2186 the year for equal pay?

Today, findings show that women are outperforming men in postsecondary in North America, and are more likely to graduate from college and university. According to More...

The glass-ceiling index

In light of International Women’s Day on March 8th, the Economist has released their updated glass-ceiling index that shows what countries women have the best More...

Early gender gaps drive career choices

A new study released by the ABC’s of Gender Equality in Education: Aptitude, Behavior and Confidence says that boys and girls remain deeply divided on More...

For India, moving forward means saving women’s lives

WHITEHOUSE STATION, New Jersey — In several recent and high-profile speeches, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on India’s citizens to recognize the important link More...

Canada can lead the conversation on women’s leadership in the economy

Saadia Muzaffar writes in the Financial Post that there is a lot of potential for women entrepreneurs in recent Canadian graduating classes. She explains some steps Canada More...

23% of Americans would prefer a female boss (and that’s a record high)

Gallup has released some interesting findings from a survey of workers in the United States. When asked if they would prefer a male or female More...

Global gender gap report ranks Canada 20th in the world

Both Canada and the United States have ranked rather poorly in the latest World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap Report. Canada ranked 20th, scoring particularly poorly More...

The other women’s movement: Factory workers in the developing world

Rachael Meiers at The Harvard Business Review blogs about how factory work provides women in developing nations with a much-needed salary. At the same time, it’s important More...

‘Girl Rising’: Ending gender disparities in education and tech access is key to global prosperity

Shelley Esque (vice president at Intel Corporation, global director of Intel’s Corporate Affairs Group, and president of the Intel Foundation) shares some thoughts on GOOD about More...

Six jobs with most equal pay

A CNNMoney analysis of Census data shows these jobs — which have roughly the same amount of men and women workers — have little disparity More...

Gordon Brown: girl rising: a better life begins in school

If one thing was made clear by the scale of the recent anti-child slavery demonstration of 200,000 young people in the Burmese capital Rangoon, it More...