Only one Women Won a Nobel in 2021

Only one women was awarded a Nobel Prize this year, out of 13 laureates. Journalist Maria Ressa of the Philippines shared the Nobel Peace Prize with Russian’s Dmitry Muratov. While that’s better than the record in 2016 and 2017 when women won no awards at all, it is still lower than the average for the […]

Women political engagement needs stronger support

Despite the astonishing progress of women in various cadres, politics is still not one of them. All over the world, women are not given prominent roles in decision-making bodies. According to UN-Women figures, the percentage of women in parliament worldwide has doubled in the last 20 years. As of January 2021, 22 out of 193 […]