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Gender Equality

It will take over 169 years to achieve equality in terms of women’s economic empowerment and equal participation in the workplace, marketplace and communities.

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Case Studies

This section includes examples of company actions to address gender discrimination across the workplace, marketplace and community. Other examples of company actions are included on the WEPs website.