Transport infrastructure and services regularly overlook the needs of women, with the underfunding of bus stop lighting one example of this. How can things change?
Three women in AI reveal why more women are needed to address the technology's gender equity gap and give advice for those seeking to move into the space.
The MeToo movement helped increase awareness of gender inequality in Hollywood, but new research reveals that women still make up a small percentage of the industry.
Women entrepreneurs are breaking barriers by increasingly entering occupations traditionally dominated by men, helping economies recover after COVID-19.
Research shows that women scientists are 35% more likely to create medical treatment for female conditions, but many of their ideas don't become inventions.
Nana Aba Appiah Amfo believes that women need support to overcome systemic barriers, and that society's expectations and gender roles can limit women.
There are still fewer women than men in work or looking for work in most countries, and rates in some places are going backwards. COVID-19 hasn't helped.
A study has shown that working from home can actually make things worse for women and slow their career progression - especially those in white-collar jobs.
Financial products and services designed with women in mind, 'women-centred design', enables women to gain access to finance and contribute to the economy.
Women have been hit harder than men by the COVID-19 pandemic. Here three broad policy areas that could help close the gender gap are explored.
We need to rethink the world of work, creating more diverse opportunities. Women and minorities should not be pitted against one another for board positions
The number of female CEOs employed at America's 500 highest-grossing companies is rising, but still only 15 percent of the top jobs are held by women.
This visualization shows women who have appeared on banknotes throughout history, but only 15% of current international banknotes feature images of women.
An abundance of research has demonstrated that when women have the ability to make autonomous decisions about their own bodies, it can benefit everyone.