Why a push for gender equality makes sou…

Why a push for gender equality makes sound economic sense

Mari Kiviniemi, OECD Deputy Secretary-General

This year’s OECD Forum coincides with the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration, which was an important milestone to promote gender equality worldwide. Much has been achieved since 1995, but unfortunately, a lot remains to be done to close the gender gap and increase women’s participation in our economies and societies.

There are a number of reasons why we must …

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2015 OECD Forum

2015 OECD Yearbook

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