Brazil: Gender Gap Persists in Brazil Despite Election of Female President

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Brazil: Gender Gap Persists in Brazil Despite Election of Female President

Despite having elected a woman as president, Brazil still offers fewer opportunities to its female population, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) said Thursday.Brazil ranked 80th among the 138 countries in the UNDP's gender equality list, with a Gender Inequality Index (GII) of 0.631. The indicator goes from zero to 1 and the higher the GII, the more gender inequality a country has.
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