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 |

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 |

Only one in five working-age women in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has a job or is actively looking for one. Currently, women make up only 21% of the labor force and only…

Lili Mottaghi |

[[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 |

The stat is appalling: [[tweetable]]1 in 3 women worldwide have or will experience intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime.[[/tweetable]] Although it may take…

Sweta Shrestha, Ram Devineni, Isabel Santagostino, Margarita Puerto Gómez, Rocio Calidonio |