In 1920, America allowed women’s constitutional right to vote. Now, a century later, girls and women still face barriers to gender equality. On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the well-known magazine The Economist has updated the “glass-ceiling” index, which ranks 29 countries in the top ten indicators of women’s equality in the workplace: educational attainment, labor force participation, salary, childcare costs, maternity leave entitlements, business school applications and representation in senior management positions (management position, board of companies or parliament).
Matrix Construction, as a society known for its work in support of women’s rights and gender equality in the workplace, provides the following material for your information.
Source: The Economist. (n.d.). Iceland leads the way to women’s equality in the workplace. [online] Available at: https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2020/03/04/iceland-leads-the-way-to-womens-equality-in-the-workplace [Accessed 7 Mar. 2020].