Why do women hold less than 25 percent of global health leadership roles?

The majority of students pursuing global health careers are female, but less than a quarter of leadership roles in the field belong to women. What, then, is stopping women interested in global health before they reach leadership level — and what's to be done about it?

About the author

  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers has worked as an Associate Editor and Southeast Asia Correspondent for Devex, with a particular focus on gender. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has reported from more than 20 countries.