In a recent meeting, we found ourselves frustrated with the facts. Unequal pay. The glass ceiling. Limited access to education. Sexism. You get the idea.
At Head First Development, we believe that a world reimagined begins with understanding the current realities, using them to frame conversations, and influence action.
Fact #5: In most countries, women only earn between 60 and 75% of men’s wages – for the same work.
Women handicraft workers in India, like those shown here, only earn 56% of what their male counterparts make. Are YOU starting to feel appalled?
Check out the other six facts in this informative article from Global Citizen and empower action in your personal sphere of influence.