This blog is a part of a series using data from the Women, Business and the Law project. The data explores legal and regulatory challenges faced by women through different stages of their working…

Kavell Joseph |

Cuando nací en Trinidad y Tabago, mi madre se tomó una licencia del trabajo para cuidarme. Solo lo hizo ella porque no había una ley nacional que permitiera a mi padre hacerlo. Mi papá solamente…

Kavell Joseph |

New infrastructure projects typically see an increase in demand for labor and skills, thereby creating new employment opportunities in the construction sector. In Albania, several infrastructure…

Nato Kurshitashvili |

Projektet e reja infrastrukturore sjellin zakonisht një rritje të kërkesës për krah pune e kualifikim, duke krijuar mundësi të reja punësimi në sektorin e ndërtimit. Në Shqipëri, zbatimi i një…

Nato Kurshitashvili |

World Bank Group/SVRI Development Marketplace 2018 winner Equal Playing Field is helping boys and girls in Papua New Guinea build social and soft skills to participate in advocacy campaigns to end…

Diana J. Arango, Elizabeth Dartnall |

Les violences de genre sont un fléau qui frappe une femme sur trois dans le monde. Infanticides, mutilations sexuelles, coups et blessures, viols, agressions sexuelles, harcèlements et menaces,…

Diana J. Arango, Elizabeth Dartnall |

La iniciativa Equal Playing Field, que resultó ganadora en la Feria del Desarrollo 2018 organizada por el Grupo Banco Mundial y la Iniciativa de Investigaciones sobre Violencia Sexual (SVRI),…

Diana J. Arango, Elizabeth Dartnall |

Innovative programs can respond to gender disparities in youth employment. Photo: Dominic Chavez/ World Bank.  The disadvantages young women face in the labor market and in entrepreneurship in…

Jose Manuel Romero, Drew Gardiner, Delores McLaughlin, Ana Maria Martinez |

Although employment is usually seen as a resource for women’s empowerment, it does not automatically translate into better status and lower rates of violence for women. In fact, in some settings,…

Laila El-Zeini, Ramadan Hamed |

. في اعقاب اعلان الرئيس المصري عبد الفتاح السيسي عام 2017 عام المرأة المصرية، أطلق المجلس القومي للمرأة حملة توعية بعنوان "تاء مربوطة" لتشجيع التمكين الاجتماعي والسياسي والاقتصادي للمرأة…

نهلة زيتون |