Paola Subacchi

Empowering women means building a stronger, more balanced, more inclusive and fairer global economy

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Blog Series: What remains of the G20 Hamburg Summit?

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Fair share in global value chains

In the topsy-turvy world of the G20, women’s economic empowerment – a controversial issue given the poor record of some G20 members – has become an area where it seems easier – relatively! – to build consensus. Praise, or blame, First Daughter Ivanka Trump to promote the gender economic agenda with her father. Or admire Angela Merkel’s diplomatic skills given that, earlier this year, she picked gender equality as one of the few items that were unlikely to be stumped on by the new US administration.

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