global gender gap

A bridge too far: India slips 21 slots on WEF Gender Gap index

A bridge too far: India slips 21 slots on WEF Gender Gap index

According to the WEF Global Gender Gap Report 2017, India has closed 67 percent of its gender gap, less than many of its international peers, and some of its neighbours like Bangladesh ranked 47th while China was placed at 100th.

Nov 02, 2017, 11:31 AM IST

India improves position to 105th on global gender gap index

The index examines the gap between men and women on the basis of economic participation and opportunities; educational attainment; health and survival, and political empowerment.

Oct 24, 2012, 18:03 PM IST