World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends for women 2017

The World Employment and Social Outlook (WESO) – Trends for Women 2017 provides figures and analysis on women in the labour market, including the huge economic benefits that could be made by closing gender gaps.

Key findings

  1. The report in short


    By ILO economists Sheena Yoon and Steven Tobin.

  2. © Yamuni Rashmika Perera / ILO

    Reducing gender gaps would significantly benefit women, society and the economy

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