VSO urges world leaders to adopt targets and indicators for gender equality

To increase women's representation and participation in government, the post-2015 development agenda needs clear goals toward increasing women's role in decision-making, not just "a seat at the table."

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  • Corinne Podger

    Corinne Podger is a media development practitioner with more than 20 years' experience reporting for high-profile news outlets including the BBC World Service, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and the Economist. She works part time for BBC Media Action, the international charity of the BBC. Separately, as an independent consultant, she runs media skills training for a range of clients in her areas of expertise — social and multimedia, international news, science, health, climate change and religion.