Investing in the education, empowerment and health of women and girls will yield social and economic benefits, especially in developing countries, a conference in Malaysia has heard. The 3rd Women Deliver conference, which took place in Kuala Lumpur last month (28-30 May), brought together leaders and gender experts from more than 150 countries. “Today’s...

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However overall numbers of women in engineering, physics and computer science are on the decline São Paolo, March 7, 2013 – In the first gender benchmarking...