Analysis: Women lead peace and social-welfare efforts

Although Hillary Clinton failed to break the glass ceiling as far as the presidency of the United States is concerned, women have broken and are breaking the glass ceiling in other areas, primarily in the quest for peace and social justice, as well as in other spheres such as finance, law, journalism and diplomacy.

A senior woman diplomat in Israel’s Foreign Ministry attributes this to an ongoing situation of unequal pay for equal work. Exceptions not withstanding, most women in executive positions still earn less than male counterparts doing a similar job.


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