Tag Archives: OECD

Female Employment – an effective instrument to reduce child poverty

A recently published OECD report, named “Doing better for families”, looks at the different ways in which governments support families. The book discusses aspects of child poverty and children’s well-being and follows up on the question how to successfully and … Continue reading

Posted in English articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How about gender equity in employment in developing countries?

Over the last three decades, women increasingly managed to join the labour force, though overall participation rates are still significantly higher for men (ILO, 2010). However, female labour market participation rates are likely to decline in poor countries that undergo … Continue reading

Posted in English articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment