If you are a woman in China interested in mining, logging, or anything that involves carrying 44 pounds or more, Chinese labor laws may prevent you from being able to work in that field. However, activists are constantly trying to get these laws changed as well as to prevent similar future laws. Learn more […]
Having closed nearly 79% of its gender gap, the Philippines is one of the more gender-equal countries in the Asia-Pacific region. The gender gap is measured on the basis of workplace participation, economic leadership, education, work benefits, and workplace recognition.
In some countries around the world, women are underpaid for the same job as their male counterparts. They are made to work overtime without any compensation, and breaking through the glass ceiling is made to be very difficult.