Davos 2019 delivered a powerful discussion among some of the globe’s top women leaders. On the heels of a 2019 study showing that women’s representation in politics and business has declined, this call to action – and reminder of what action works best – is hardly groundbreaking but is timely and important. Don’t miss the final portion of the panel, where each panelist shares her own trailblazing story.
In this summary, you will learn
- What governments, society, and other collaborators can do to prevent growing gender inequality in politics and business; and
- Why, for gender parity advocates, the best attitude going forward may be optimistic pessimism.
About the Speakers
Dalia Grybauskaite, Michelle Bachelet, Carolyn Tastad, Chrystia Freeland, Rebecca Blumenstein and Marin Alsop are leaders in the fields of governance, human rights, business, politics, journalism and music, respectively.