From CEOs to government representatives, women are making their presence known by closing the gender gap in the work industry. More than ever, we are now seeing more women participating in running for office and climbing the ranks.
Even though its the 21st century, women are still under-represented in government positions, businesses and parliament. While there are currently 37 women in the fortune 500, slowly but steadily, the number is going up.
Women have had an influence behind the scenes for a long time and have overcome hurdles and barriers throughout history.
It is a continuing battle for many women and through the process, they have the ability to achieve power and notoriety setting an example for younger women.
The Most Powerful Women In The World 2020
|3||Nancy Pelosi||80||United States|
|4||Ursula von der Leyen||61||Germany|
|5||Mary Barra||58||United States|
|6||Melinda Gates||55||United States|
|7||Abigail Johnson||58||United States|
|8||Ana Patricia Botín||59||Spain|
|9||Ginni Rometty||63||United States|
|10||Marillyn Hewson||66||United States|
Source | Forbes