Women’s property rights are essential for women’s empowerment. Equal access to property ownership and inheritance is associated with greater female labor force participation...

Nayda L. Almodóvar-Reteguis |

Closing the gender gap in the workplace is one of the most critical challenges facing the global community. The benefits of more women engaging in economic activity include increased firm…

Gloria Kuoh, Aarushi Sinha, Gergana Tsvetanova Tsvetanova, Laura A. Ruiz-Gaona |

The Small Island States Resilience Initiative (SISRI) is working with small island states to build disaster and climate resilience.

Naraya Carrasco, Cindy Patricia Quijada Robles, Lorenzo Piccio |

In March 2019, the World Bank and several other development organizations launched “Stand For Her Land, ” a global advocacy campaign that aims to realize women’s equal access to land and…

Wael Zakout |

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…

Aarushi Sinha, Divyanshi Wadhwa, Laura A. Ruiz-Gaona |

East Asia Pacific’s (EAP) strong economic performance over the past few decades has significantly benefited and empowered women in the region, bringing better health and education and greater…

Victoria Kwakwa |

[[tweetable]]هل تعتقد أن العالم يشهد تزايدا في المساواة بين الرجل والمرأة في مكان العمل؟[[/tweetable]] تقرير المرأة وأنشطة الأعمال والقانون 2019: عقد من الإصلاحات، الذي صدر مؤخرًا يقدم بعض الأفكار…

Sarah Iqbal, Rita Ramalho |

Do you think the world is becoming more equal for women at work? The recently published Women, Business and the Law 2019: A Decade of Reform gives us some insight. While achieving gender equality…

Sarah Iqbal, Rita Ramalho |

Trouvez-vous que le monde a fait des progrès en matière d’égalité des droits des femmes au travail ? Le dernier rapport Les Femmes, l’Entreprise et le Droit 2019 : une décennie de réformes apporte…

Sarah Iqbal, Rita Ramalho |