Executive summary

Game changers: Women and the future of work in Asia and the Pacific

The report examines the situation of women in the region and analyses progress and obstacles in terms of gender equality in the world of work.

Women continue to be the most underutilised and potentially game-changing factor for a fair and prosperous future of work.

As ILO approaches its centenary anniversary, this report aims to look to the future and the potential of decent work to transform the lives of women and men in a future of work which leaves no one behind.

The report draws attention to opportunities for progress, practical measures and outlines some potential drivers of future labour market transformation.

This publication of this report was made possible with the generous support of the Australian Government’s Department of Jobs and Small Businesses.