Gender

Filter by

  • Content Type
  • Date range
  • Tags
    • Sector
    • Author

    Showing 1-10 of 21 results

    Factsheet
    Education and Skills, Gender 29 February 2024

    Gender, AI, and Digital Skills Ecosystem: Sub-Saharan Africa

    The JustJobs Network has developed a comprehensive repository of skilling ecosystems of over 20 countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. With the hope to publicize this information, we have produced factsheets for the Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Ghana, Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire that visualize labor market indicators and provide critical information about education and skilling.

    Data story

    Employment, Growth, and Gender: Exploring the Dynamics of Bihar’s Economy

    Bihar’s economic growth trajectory has outpaced the national average. Yet women's employment outcomes reveal persisting challenges. This data story digs deeper and highlights the gender disparities that continue to persist in employment.

    by Swati Bothra
    Data story
    Gender 16 January 2024

    Gender Dynamics in Meghalaya’s Economy

    Despite Meghalaya’s significant presence in the Northeast’s economic landscape, there are challenges that the State faces in aligning wage growth with workforce. This data story digs deeper and analyses the gender dynamics within its workforce.

    by Shubhankar Bajpai
    Photo essay
    Gender 18 December 2023

    Centre for Gender Analysis Event Launch

    A collection of photographs showcasing the spirit and the vibrancy of the Centre for Gender Analysis launch event.

    Brief
    Gender 12 December 2023

    Mobility and Women’s Employment Outcomes

    Karnataka’s Shakti scheme, which provides free bus rides to women, aims to improve women's access to better jobs, education, and public spaces by easing mobility restrictions. JJN, in partnership with the Fiscal Policy Institute, Government of Karnataka, is conducting a baseline study to understand the initial impact of the scheme on women’s mobility and their access to employment opportunities and public spaces. This brief presents the methodology and initial findings of the baseline study conducted in September and October 2023.

    Brief
    Gender 10 December 2023

    Assessing the Gender Impact of Instruments of State Governance: A Framework for Analysis

    This brief outlines a framework to identify the potential sources of gendered differential outcomes of policy instruments. It also underscores areas that require corrective or consolidative measures.

    by Raghav Chakravarthy, Swati Bothra
    Brief
    Gender 10 December 2023

    Women’s Economic Participation in the Global South: A Comparative Analysis

    This comparative study of women's employment outcomes in the Global South emphasises the need for frameworks to analyse policies that impact women's participation and gender equality.

    Perspective
    Gender 5 December 2023

    Embracing Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace: A Call for Action and Acceptance

    The article highlights challenges transgender individuals encounter in workplaces and society. It emphasises holistic recognition by linking food, shelter, and employment for inclusive efforts in their livelihoods.

    by Swati Bothra
    Perspective
    Gender 20 October 2023

    Will Gender Quotas in India’s Legislatures Deliver Gender Equality?

    The newly enacted law to reserve one-third seats for women in the Lok Sabha and state legislatures could advance gender equality in India. Certain conditions however need to be met to ensure that numerical representation translates to substantive representation.

    Report
    Technology, Gender 18 May 2023

    Empowerment or Exploitation: Global Perspectives on Women’s Work in the Platform Economy

    This signature volume of essays, part of a regular series curated and edited by the JustJobs Network, seeks to provide varying perspectives on the opportunities and challenges that technology, particularly digital platforms, pose for women’s work and delves into the impact of the platform economy on women's experiences in work.

    The World of Work moves fast. We help you navigate it

    Get cutting edge infographics on jobs and the future of work delivered straight to your inbox.