Hong Kong’s workforce on August 17. Globally, just 28.3 per cent of managerial positions are held by women. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Hong Kong’s workforce on August 17. Globally, just 28.3 per cent of managerial positions are held by women. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
David Dodwell
Opinion

Opinion

Outside In by David Dodwell

With so much talk of gender equality, are we any closer to achieving it?

  • For all the attention the global gender gap receives, and for all we are told progress is being made in closing it, parity remains a long way off
  • At the same time, other forms of discrimination, such as those based on race or class, are being overlooked

Hong Kong’s workforce on August 17. Globally, just 28.3 per cent of managerial positions are held by women. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Hong Kong’s workforce on August 17. Globally, just 28.3 per cent of managerial positions are held by women. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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