Covid-19 pandemic has pushed gender parity back a generation: WEF

SINGAPORE – The global spread of Covid-19 has pushed back gender parity by a generation, says a new report by the World Economic Forum (WEF) released on Wednesday (March 31).

Based on current trends, it will take the world 135.6 years to close the gap, against 99.5 years envisaged before the pandemic.

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