scorecardresearchCost-of-living crisis to hit women hardest, report says; Gender parity to take 132 years

Cost-of-living crisis to hit women hardest, report says; Gender parity to take 132 years

Updated: 13 Jul 2022, 03:40 PM IST
TL;DR.
The forum estimates that it will now take 132 years — down from 136 — for the world to reach gender parity, which the organisation defines around four main factors: salaries and economic opportunity, education, health, and political empowerment.
A woman sits at a cafe as a screen of a currency exchange office shows the foreign exchange at Omonia square in Athens, Greece, Wednesday, July 13, 2022. The euro on Tuesday fell to parity with the dollar for the first time in nearly 20 years. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

A woman sits at a cafe as a screen of a currency exchange office shows the foreign exchange at Omonia square in Athens, Greece, Wednesday, July 13, 2022. The euro on Tuesday fell to parity with the dollar for the first time in nearly 20 years. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)