Israel Lags Behind Most Developed Countries in Gender Equality
Israel ranked 31st on the inaugural SDG Gender Index of non-partisan organization Equal Measures 2030
CTech | 16:32 05.06.2019
Israel lags behind most developed countries in gender equality, according to a new report. The country was ranked 31st on the inaugural SDG Gender Index released earlier this week by non-partisan organization Equal Measures 2030. The organization is a partnership between civil society and private sector entities dedicated to promoting and achieving gender equality by 2030. Among the criteria affecting gender equality, which the report examined, were poverty, education, health, and violence against women. Sustainable Development Goals, scoring their policies from zero to 100. No country on the index achieved a perfect score that would mean gender equality has been achieved in its domain.