Women, Business and the Law: Safeguarding Women’s Economic Opportunity in Times of Crisis

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Women, Business and the Law: Safeguarding Women’s Economic Opportunity in Times of Crisis

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No economy can grow to its full potential unless both women and men participate fully. As half the world’s population, women have an equal role in driving economic growth. Yet despite recent progress, women around the globe continue to face laws and regulations that restrict their economic opportunity. The COVID-19 pandemic has created new challenges to their health, safety, and economic security. 

The World Bank has stepped up its support to countries as they tackle the unprecedented threats posed by the COVID-19 crisis and is paying special attention to the pandemic's different impact on men and women. By using the findings of the new Women, Business and the Law 2021 study, this event will discuss what can be done to improve women’s economic opportunities and empower them in the world of work and at home, especially in the context of the global pandemic.

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Eduardo

What are the strategies put in práctice for strengthening women economy for revovering from the crisis generatef by the pandemy.?
Thu, 02/25/2021 - 15:27
Nwachukwu sopuruch precious

What assistant should be given to women during this covid-19 pandemic
Fri, 02/26/2021 - 10:22
Nwachukwu sopuruch precious

What needs to be done to improve the economy situation of women across the global
Fri, 02/26/2021 - 10:22
Natasa

Rights of women enterpreneurs to compensation during maternity leave. What needs to be done in order to gain equality between mothers enterpreneurs and employed mothers.
Fri, 02/26/2021 - 13:14
Ihsanulla Shahid

we need to encourage government and international organization to provide appropriate opportunity for development of women Practice in business while most women are facing poority and needs initial support regarding very bad marketing enviormenet, in addation required vital amendment in the laws for considering thier satiuation.Therefor, it is requested to work closely for raising this matter.Regards
Fri, 02/26/2021 - 14:39

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