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[Comment] Report card shows gender is missing in global health

Gender equality benefits everyone—from contributing more representative and effective organisations, to ensuring better health outcomes. Yet, even in 2018, it remains remarkably hard to achieve. The World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 20171 estimates that it will now take 217 years to close the global workplace gender gap; indeed, the gap widened last year for the first time since the report was launched in 2006.

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