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Spoken word: Pressing for progress

By Guardian Exclusive
05 April 2018   |   9:04 am
Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. Although the world has achieved progress towards gender equality and women’s empowerment, women continue to suffer discrimination and violence in every part of the world.


4 Feb 2018
A human right lawyer Malcolm Omirhobo has dragged the federal government to court over allegations of human right abuses of citizens.
8 Mar 2018
To mark International Women's Day, France's Minister for Gender Equality, Marlène Schiappa, sat down with FRANCE 24's Annette Young to take stock of women’s rights in France.
10 Apr 2018
Within one of the world’s most vicious conflicts, there remains a largely unreported narrative: the plight of women in Yemen.
23 Dec 2018
Does the UN migration pact really 'consider illegal immigration a human right'?
18 Dec 2018
108 years: wait for gender equality gets longer.
26 Dec 2018
The World Economic Forum warned of women's declining participation in politics, unequal access to health and education. Germany was ranked 14th in gender wage equality, while the US slid to 51st.
3 Mar 2019
Does the UN migration pact really 'consider illegal immigration a human right'?
30 Mar 2019
On this edition of "Bloomberg Equality," Bloomberg's Janet Paskin discusses the new California law requires most companies in the state to have at least one woman on their boards of directors by the end of this year.
30 Mar 2019
Maria Giese, feature film director and activist, discusses steps forward on gender equality in Hollywood and the ineffectiveness of the equal employment opportunity law in the entertainment field.
28 Apr 2019
Gender equality: Norway encourages men to work in female-dominated sectors.
11 May 2019
Promoting gender equality: The importance of sending girls to school.
19 May 2019
Critically-acclaimed actress Michelle Rodriguez sits down with Bloomberg’s Jackie Simmons at the Bloomberg Equality Summit in London for a wide-ranging conversation on driving gender equality in entertainment, business and the importance of conscious capitalism.