Janet Walkow Christine Jacobs

What is Gender Equality?

We talk about it, we read about it and we wonder if it will become a reality. LWP Christine and I talk about how we thought things would be different by now, that barriers and stereotypes facing women would be eliminated, or at least diminished, compared to how things were when we entered the workplace decades ago. The premise is simple, but achieving gender equality has proven difficult.

The Global Agenda invited six contributors to explore the question, “What does Gender Equality Mean?” Their views are compelling and enlightening and are found in this link.

Take a few minutes to read these responses. Learn how other view gender equality. Share what gender equality means to you and your stories that reflect your experience.

Janet Walkow is the Executive Director and Chief Technology Officer of the Drug Dynamics Institute at The University of Texas and a co-founder of Leading Women. Read her full bio.

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