Brazil Closes the Gap

A study released on Wednesday highlights Brazil as a global leader in closing the gender gap in science.  Over the last two decades, the proportion of women in Brazil who published scientific articles rose by 11 percent.  And between 2011 and 2015, while the United State and the UK 40 percent of scientific scholarly articles were authored by women, that percentage was 49 in Brazil.  Read on for more!

https://www.forbes.com/sites/shannonsims/2017/03/08/surprising-new-study-brazil-now-a-global-leader-in-gender-equality-in-science/#6949cdac6f44