May 26, 2022

New Report, Data: “The World’s Women: 2020 Trends and Statistics”

From the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs:

The World’s Women 2020 is a collection of 100 stories providing up-to-date assessments of progress towards gender equality in the following six critical areas, including, under each area, the impact of COVID-19 on women: (a) population and families; (b) health; (c) education; (d) economic empowerment and asset ownership; (e) power and decision-making; and (f) violence against women and the girl child.

The report contains links to over 160 UN datasets in categories including

  • Economic Empowerment
  • Education
  • Health
  • Populations and Families
  • Power and Decision Making
  • Violence Against Women & the Girl Child
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