Gender equity needed urgently – go for it!

The United Nations in their Millennium campaign to end poverty until 1015 define 8 goals – goal 3 is gender equity: The UN informs, that of the 1.3 billion people living in poverty around the world, 70% are women. Women do about 66% of the world’s work in return for less than 5% of its income. 80% of the world’s 14 million refugees are women and children. (read more: http://endpoverty2015.org/goals/gender-equity)

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About birgitstoeckl

gender & communication expert, researcher, networker, activist.
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