The Girl Child in the Developed World
Many experts point
out that for girls living in modern, industrialized economies with
lower levels of gender inequality, the future has actually never looked
- Girls outperform boys in many educational
settings; more go to college and beyond, and their representation in
non-traditional women’s employment is growing.
girls can expect to fare exponentially better than their sisters in the
developing world. The only group for whom this is not true is girls
living in poverty within wealthier societies.
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