Happy International Women’s Day!

Laos has achieved a significant milestone, securing the fifth position in the Global Gender Gap Index 2023 for “Economic Participation and Opportunity”. However, the country still faces challenges. The report underscores the importance of improving education and healthcare access for women, particularly in rural areas with limited opportunities. It also highlights the need to empower women in the political sphere.

Addressing gender inequality remains crucial. Let’s keep pushing for progress.

Read the WEF report here: