It will be 200 years before women achieve equality. This is to the recently released Global Gender Gap Report from the World Economic Forum. Women lag behind men in many . They currently earn about 20-30 per cent less on than men. One reason for this is the of women in management . The report said: "Women still encounter significant in taking on managerial or senior official ."
The World Economic Forum said closed by only a small this year. The largest between the sexes was in . It said: "Only 23 per cent of the political gap..has been closed, and no has...closed political gaps." Gaps still exist in healthcare and . The report said: "The contribution of women and men...is ....Societies cannot afford to lose out on the skills...of of humanity."