"The first step to solving a problem is recognizing there is one"
In a powerful video project, Brown University (New England) student Emma Hall asked some of her classmates to read out statements generated by Google autofill searches for phrases like "women want" and "men should." Some of the examples? "Women want money" and "men should be able to hit women."
Watch what they came up with:
In groups you're going to do some research on Gender Gap in the world in aspects such as education, politics, economy, science, society....
Below you have different links to focus your study on. Try to get the most important information to later present to the rest of the groups what you learnt.
- Study the following interactive map and draw some conclusions:
Watch the video by the World Economic Forum and comment on the initiatives they're carrying out to try to close the Gender Gap.
- Saudi Arabian ban on women driving. Read some posts in this blog and share the different point of views expressed on it. What does Bob Marley have to do with it?
- Gender Pay Gap: Study the following infographic and draw conclusions to share with the whole class. You can do further research.
- Are men and women planets apart? Study the infographic below and share your findings with the class: