Women all over the world face gender-based challenges in the workplace. Even women in elite positions of power have been forced to battle sexual harassment in the workplace. The Silence Breakers – Time Magazine’s person of the year – are fighting to end all that.
Gender gaps in labor and education impact social and economic development. International organizations encourage all nations to eliminate gender discrimination in schools and at work. Creating educational programs that teach gender issues can close gender gaps. This, in turn, supports social and economic goals.