05.03.2020 by Kristine Spure

March 8 is International Women’s Day, and this year’s theme is #EqualforEqual. Every day, more people strive to create an equal, enabled world that celebrates women’s achievements. But there’s still plenty to do.

Women make up 49.6% of the world’s population. There’s a growing presence of women in higher-skill occupations, which has helped to narrow the gender wage gap. 

But one of the bigger challenges is to guarantee access to all levels of education and ensure that every child, no matter what gender, is in school and learning by 2030. 

Dive deep into the statistics of women at work and education in this infographic: 

 

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