Gender Equality

Recently published Women, Business and the Law (WBL) brief “Legal Reforms to Protect Women at Home and at Work in São Tomé and Príncipe,” investigates how reform efforts resulted in the…

Natália Mazoni Silva Martins, Claudia Corminales|

To make public transport more women-friendly, one key priority is to educate transport workers and decisionmakers about the specific mobility needs of women and about the challenges they may face…

Mitali Nikore, Sarah Natasha, Gerald Ollivier|

When it comes to digital skills and careers, women lag behind men across the world. As governments implement GovTech solutions, care should be taken to remove gender biases.

Kimberly Johns, João Ricardo Vasconcelos, Navroop Sahdev, Satya Brata Das, Sangita Gazi|

This blog presents the results of a randomized controlled trial conducted in Tunisia of a program that aimed to address not only women’s financial and human capital constraints but also some of…

Jules Gazeaud, Nausheen Khan, Eric Mvukiyehe, Olivier Sterck|

To reduce the prevalence of gender-based violence across Europe and Central Asia, countries will need to grapple with the regressive gender norms underpinning discrimination against women and…

Anna Bjerde|