Global Trends 2020

Traditional Gender Roles

Reactions to uncertainty and inequality

Despite continuing improvements in health and quality of life worldwide, anxiety about the future pervades in many countries. Seventy-eight per cent of people agree we live in an increasingly dangerous world and 52%

Are you talking to me…?

Gender roles and identity are becoming less rigid across the world, and at the same time our populations are ageing. The proportion of women in employment globally has dramatically increased over the last century,