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Failure to build talent pipelines threatens women's workplace progress, says Mercer report

Female representation will reach only 40% globally in the professional and managerial ranks in 2025, the report said

BS Reporter  |  Mumbai 

Women are under-represented in the workforce globally, and if organisations maintain the current rate of progress, female representation will reach only 40 per cent globally in the professional and managerial ranks in 2025. This finding was part of Mercer's second annual 'When Women Thrive' global report. In terms of regional rankings, Latin America is projected to increase women's representation from 36 per cent in 2015 to 49 per cent in 2025; followed by Australia and New Zealand moving from 35 per cent to 40 per cent; US and Canada improving by just 1 per cent from ...

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First Published: Wed, January 27 2016. 17:20 IST
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