economy

This latest report from UN Women examines the status of women in the global economy and proposes a new economic policy agenda that aims to boost gender equality. Included is a telling set of statistics and analysis that illustrate the gender gap and gender discrimination experienced in the labor force. The report introduces ten recommendations that promote a global society that measures economic success based on the fulfillment of human rights rather than strictly traditional economic indicators.

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This annual review of renewable energy and jobs published by IRENA adds key information for any research on the global status of renewable energy today. Althoug gender is only minimally referenced, this provides a necessary starting point for this discussion.

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