Look around you carefully.
Don’t you see gender discrimination? Gender bias is prevailing everywhere – in terms of opportunities, in terms of pay, in terms of social norms and this practice is followed in many countries in the world, including developing and developed countries.
Gender Inequality must be eradicated for a sustainable development and it is high time the governments of different countries realize and act upon this. Read this link to know more about Gender Inequality and Sustainable Development
Here is a list of some of the common social problems due to gender inequality
- Female Foeticide
- Girl Child Abuse
- Dowry Harrassment
- Molestation and Rape
- Physical abuse of women
Can we make a difference?
Yes, educating people and teaching young children that both boys and girls are equal in this world can make a difference. Can we pledge to tell 3 people we know about the cons of gender inequality and explain to them that people of both gender should be treated with love and respect? If all of us who believe in gender equality practice and lead by example, I am sure we can make the world a much better place to live in. I raise my hands to take an oath, do you? Please comment yes to make a difference.