#GAReads | Accelerating gender parity: What can governments do?

photo credit:  David Sager , via  Unsplash

photo credit: David Sager, via Unsplash

Accelerating gender parity: What can governments do?”:

In 2015, 193 member nations of the United Nations signed the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Goal 5 is to “achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.” Three years into the SDG agenda, gender inequality remains a critical issue across the world.

Governments can play a decisive role in accelerating progress toward parity through legislation, fiscal measures, programmatic change, and public–private partnerships.

Read Vasudha Gupta, Solveigh Hieronimus, Mekala Krishnan, and Anu Madgavkar’s full article at McKinsey & Company here…