There has been progress in gender-equality policymaking in recent years, but women across the globe still face deeply entrenched gender stereotypes and barriers that limit personal growth, professional development, and access to leadership positions at every stage of their life. Advancing gender equality is not just a moral imperative; in times of rapidly ageing populations, low fertility and multiple crises, it will strengthen future gender-equal economic growth and social cohesion.
Thought leaders from the OECD and beyond share their perspectives on the COVID-19 crisis and other global challenges. What should decision-makers and policy-shapers do now and for the future? How can we meet unprecedented health, social, environmental and economic challenges, and be greater than the sum of our parts?