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Video June 19, 2018

Getting to equal in Mongolia’s labor market: Women Speak Out

On average, Mongolian women are better educated than their male peers, yet they are less likely to make use of this education. Instead, the gender gap in labor force participation rates has more than doubled in the last twenty years, exceeding 12.6 percent today. A new World Bank study helps understand the underlying constraints behind gender disparities and provides critical recommendations to address them.