Women have made enormous strides towards economic empowerment over the past century. But progress is uneven around the world, and women are behind men on a range of indicators from having a bank account to starting their own business.
Upon request of the FEMM Committee, this in-depth analysis aims to evaluate the most important strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the field of gender equality policy in foreign affairs and development cooperation for the European Commission until 2020.
Every morning one lady bike rider passes me when my bus gets stuck in the jam on the way to my office. She goes ahead to her destination by driving her Scooty easily and naturally on the wide and narrow spaces on the road as like as a man.