What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Iceland? Volcanoes? Geysers? Well, actually, it should be gender equality.
For nine years this tiny Nordic nation has held the top spot in the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Index, which ranks 144 countries based on how close they are to achieving gender equality. The Global Gender Gap Report 2017 reveals that Iceland has now closed more than 87% of its overall gender gap.