Linking Family-Friendly Policies to Women's Economic Empowerment

An evidence brief


This brief aims to present the ways in which governments and businesses can implement family-friendly policies as a means to enhance women’s economic empowerment. It highlights the global evidence, maps the regional spread and provides evidence on how these family-friendly policies are working for women’s economic empowerment, subsequently drawing recommendations for family-friendly policies to be adopted and implemented by governments and businesses.