Governments in 65 economies took steps to improve women’s economic inclusion, enacting 87 legal reforms in the past two years, says the World Bank Group’s Women, Business and the Law 2018 report, released today.
All 189 economies covered by Women, Business and the Law 2018 have at least 1 gender difference in legal treatment. This infographic shows that barriers to women's agency and freedom of movement, access to property and ...
No economy can grow to its full potential unless women and men participate fully. This infographic explores the barriers women face under 4 of the Women, Business and the Law topics.
Discriminatory laws can affect women's demand for financial services and impede their ability to save, borrow, pay or insure themselves against risk.