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Fig. 1<br />WORLD TOUR!BEST & WORST PLACES TO BE A WOMAN<br />By: Simon Anderson, Alioth Atkinson, Joey Limmena & James Wo...
WEF Global Gender Gap Index<br />International Organization<br />Ranking System<br />World-Wide<br />134 Countries<br />
Calculations<br />Four (4) Factors:a) Economicb) Educationc) Healthd) Political<br />14 Different Variables<br />
IcelandBest Place to be a Woman<br />Economic:a) 81.7% Workforce Participationb) 90.0% of Men’s Wagesc) Women over Men Obl...
Health:a) Healthy Life Expectancy of 72 Years (70.2 for Males)<br />Politics:a) 2/9 of Supreme Court Members & 13/28 of Di...
Fig. 2: % of Women in Parliament<br />
Additional Information:a) Strip Club Banb) Lesbian Prime Ministerc) Equal Legal Rights<br />IcelandBest Place to be a Woma...
Yemen Worst Place to be a Woman<br />Economic:a)  75% Female Agriculture Participationb) Unlikely Bank Loans & Credit for ...
Fig. 3: Graphical representation of the educational attainment by gender in Yemen<br />
Health:a) 7-8 Women die from Birth per Dayb) Infant Mortality Rate: 55.11 Deaths/1,000 Births<br />Politics:a) 0.3% of Par...
Additional Information:a) Domestic Violence Against Women is Taken Lightlyb) Forced Marriages Stand Strongc) Difficult Div...
WEF GGGI vs. GII<br />Gender Inequality Index measures:a) Labor Marketb) Empowermentc) Reproductive Health<br />5 Indicato...
NetherlandsBest Place to be a Woman (GII)<br />39% of women completed secondary education (highest qualification)<br />For...
Conclusion<br />Yemen for the Worst Country<br />Netherlands vs. Iceland for Best Country<br />Most (Females) would say Ne...
Bibliography:<br />Information:<br />"Gender Equality in Iceland - wikigender.org." Wikigender. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Sept. 2...
Bibliography:<br />Images:<br />Figure 1: N/A. World Globe. N.d. N/A, N/A. PSD Graphics. Web. 25 Sept. 2011.<br />Figure 2...
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  1. 1. Fig. 1<br />WORLD TOUR!BEST & WORST PLACES TO BE A WOMAN<br />By: Simon Anderson, Alioth Atkinson, Joey Limmena & James Woldring<br />
  2. 2. WEF Global Gender Gap Index<br />International Organization<br />Ranking System<br />World-Wide<br />134 Countries<br />
  3. 3. Calculations<br />Four (4) Factors:a) Economicb) Educationc) Healthd) Political<br />14 Different Variables<br />
  4. 4. IcelandBest Place to be a Woman<br />Economic:a) 81.7% Workforce Participationb) 90.0% of Men’s Wagesc) Women over Men Obligated Hiring<br />Education:a) 18.6 Years of Education Duration of Education for Females (18 Years for Males)<br />
  5. 5. Health:a) Healthy Life Expectancy of 72 Years (70.2 for Males)<br />Politics:a) 2/9 of Supreme Court Members & 13/28 of District Court Judges are Womenb) Female-Friendly Policies<br />IcelandBest Place to be a Woman<br />
  6. 6. Fig. 2: % of Women in Parliament<br />
  7. 7. Additional Information:a) Strip Club Banb) Lesbian Prime Ministerc) Equal Legal Rights<br />IcelandBest Place to be a Woman<br />
  8. 8. Yemen Worst Place to be a Woman<br />Economic:a) 75% Female Agriculture Participationb) Unlikely Bank Loans & Credit for Females e.g. 20,000 Male Borrowers vs. 2,000 Female Borrowers (2002-4)<br />Education:a) 39% Literacy Rate for Females (78% for Males)<br />
  9. 9. Fig. 3: Graphical representation of the educational attainment by gender in Yemen<br />
  10. 10. Health:a) 7-8 Women die from Birth per Dayb) Infant Mortality Rate: 55.11 Deaths/1,000 Births<br />Politics:a) 0.3% of Parliament are Women<br />Yemen Worst Place to be a Woman<br />
  11. 11. Additional Information:a) Domestic Violence Against Women is Taken Lightlyb) Forced Marriages Stand Strongc) Difficult Divorcesd) Seclusion when Eating (Covering Faces)e) 48% of Women are Married Before 18<br />Yemen Worst Place to be a Woman<br />
  12. 12. WEF GGGI vs. GII<br />Gender Inequality Index measures:a) Labor Marketb) Empowermentc) Reproductive Health<br />5 Indicators (WEF GGGI has 14)<br />General vs. Specific?<br />
  13. 13. NetherlandsBest Place to be a Woman (GII)<br />39% of women completed secondary education (highest qualification)<br />Forbids discrimination of gender<br />Voting rights granted in 1919<br />The number of women in political decision-making has risen every election.(Note: Yemen is also the Worst for GII)<br />
  14. 14. Conclusion<br />Yemen for the Worst Country<br />Netherlands vs. Iceland for Best Country<br />Most (Females) would say Netherlands<br />More familiar<br />More known<br />
  15. 15. Bibliography:<br />Information:<br />"Gender Equality in Iceland - wikigender.org." Wikigender. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Sept. 2011. <http://wikigender.org/index.php/Gender_Equality_in_Iceland>.<br />"Gender Equality in Yemen - wikigender.org." Wikigender. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Sept. 2011. <http://www.wikigender.org/index.php/Gender_Equality_in_Yemen>.<br />"Gender Equality in the Netherlands - wikigender.org."Wikigender. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Sept. 2011. <http://www.wikigender.org/index.php/Gender_Equality_in_the_Netherlands>.<br />"Looking into Girls' Education and Gender Equality in Yemen ." JICA Research Institute . N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Sept. 2011. <http://jica-ri.jica.go.jp/topic/looking_into_girls_education_and_gender_equality_in_yemen.html>.<br />"Global Gender Gap." World Economic Forum. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Sept. 2011. <www.weforum.org/issues/global-gender-gap>.<br />"Iceland: Health statistics - NationMaster.com."NationMaster - World Statistics, Country Comparisons. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Sept. 2011. <http://www.nationmaster.com/red/country/ic-iceland/hea-health&all=1>.<br />N/A. "Gender Equality in Iceland." Wiki Gender. OECD, 20 July 2011. Web. 25 Sept. 2011. <wikigender.org/index.php/Gender_Equality_in_Iceland>.<br />"NationMaster - Icelandic Education statistics."NationMaster - World Statistics, Country Comparisons. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Sept. 2011. <http://www.nationmaster.com/country/ic-iceland/edu-education>.<br />U.S. Department of State (2006, March 6). Iceland. Retrieved September, 23, 2011, from http://www.state.gov/g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2006/78817.htm<br />The Nation (2011, February 21). The Most Feminist Place in the World. Retrieved September, 23, 2011 from http://www.thenation.com/article/158279/most-feminist-place-world<br />The Guardian (2010, March 25). Iceland: the world’s most feminist country. Retrieved September, 23, 2011 from http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2010/mar/25/iceland-most-feminist-country<br />
  16. 16. Bibliography:<br />Images:<br />Figure 1: N/A. World Globe. N.d. N/A, N/A. PSD Graphics. Web. 25 Sept. 2011.<br />Figure 2: N/A. Iceland Local Parliament. N.d. N/A, N/A. Wiki Gender. Web. 25 Sept. 2011.<br />Figure 3: N/A. Yemen Gender Enrollment Rate. N.d. N/A, N/A.Wikimedia. Web. 26 Sept. 2011.<br />

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