Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russia Ranked 61st in Global Gender Ineguality Rating
28.10.2013 13:17
Russia Ranked 61st in Global Gender Ineguality Rating
http://www.evrokatalog.eu/articles/07032013-1434/

Russia ranked a modest 61st of 136 world economies on gender inequality in a new global study unveiled on Friday, largely due to a wage gap and lack of political representation for women.

      However, Russia was placed higher than China, Turkey and Japan in the Global Gender Gap Report 2013 by the Geneva-based World Economic Forum.

      But Russia was bested by Uganda, Moldova and Kazakhstan in the study by the group, best known for holding an annual meeting of global political and business elites in Davos.

      Russia did well on most economic and educational criteria used in the study, published annually since 2006. But its score was held down by wage inequality, on which Russia was 83rd, and political empowerment (94th).


Sources: http://en.ria.ru http://www.forbes.ru http://info-vb.ru 

Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: Russian women Russian economics Russian society rating  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Draft Federal Budget For 2017-2019 Has Been Prepared
16.10.2016
Anastasia Dokuchaeva Brought Extraordinary Ideas Into Life
27.03.2017
Russian Government Will Focus On Labor Productivity
30.08.2016
Marathon Running Hearts Will Be Held In June
11.02.2017
Luxury Chic By Igor Gulyaev
27.03.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Blagoveschensk  Painting  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  aircraft  fashion weeks  Russia-USA  Societe Generale  Exhibitions in Moscow  Pyotr Rychkov monument  seer-off card  Mikhail Bulgakov  Russian Cinema  event tourism  Irkutsk  Amur Region  high technologies  Catherine II  Islamic State  Strugatsky Brothers  Russian business  Russian Poetry  Moscow  Sochi Games   Rudolf Nuriyev   Archeology  exploration  Vasily Chapayev  Partition of Russia  Exhibitions in St. Petersburg  Russian Literature  Evgeny Garanichev  Dmitri Benardaki  Sochi  Censorship  Auctions  Kaliningrad Region  Yehuda Pen  Monuments to People  LGBT in Russia  bicycle track  Russia-China  Japan  Moscow monuments  Russian Museum  Russian history  animals  Russian officials  Russian tourism  World Aquatic Championship  Ilf and Petrov 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites