The 2016 movie “Hidden Figures” depicts the story of three NASA mathematicians whose work is disregarded for being African American women, portraying how prejudices undermine their contribution to society. In honor of International Women’s Day, this #GraphForThought aims to provide a quick glance at some facts that describe the reality of working women in LAC countries, and a few policies that have been carried out to facilitate their entrance into the labor market. Many challenges remain

Nastarin Mahmudova, right, and her sister were inspired by their brother, Ahmadjon, left, to create a telephone app to assist families with children diagnosed with Down Syndrome.

Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD) comparó la percepción del país en este tema entre 2009 y 2018

Cuatro mujeres jóvenes emprendedoras se unen para eliminar la discriminación a migrantes a través de la innovación social. El PNUD viene siendo su aliado en este desafiante proceso.

Para entrar al mundo de la ciencia, basta con querer conocer el porqué y el cómo de las cosas, tener curiosidad por descubrir cómo funciona el universo y el compromiso de estudiar con rigurosidad las posibles respuestas hasta hallar una explicación convincente.