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    the differences in opportunity and achievement between men and women in areas such as employment, education, health and politics

    The UK has slipped from 18th to 26th in the rankings of the Global Gender Gap Report, part of a steady decline from the forum’s inaugural league table in 2006.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/10/2014
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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