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Annie Lennox and Denmark's Princess Mary call for men to join women's campaign
Emma Batha | Thomson Reuters Foundation
Singer Annie Lennox and Denmark's Princess Mary called on Monday for men to join the fight for women's equality as they opened the world's biggest women's health and rights conference in a decade in Copenhagen. 

Delegates from 168 countries converge in Denmark for women conference
Eunice Kilonzo | Daily Nation 
Nearly 5,000 people, including Kenyan representatives, are meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, to discuss ways to improve the health and well-being of girls and women.

'We can’t keep looking at women as body parts or diseases', says Women Deliver CEO
Liz Ford | The Guardian 
The Women Deliver Conference in Copenhagen launches the Deliver for Good campaign to highlight crucial areas for gender equality, including improving access to technology.

Here's why it's up to women to save the global economy
Chris Matthews | Fortune 
On Tuesday, the McKinsey Global Institute published a paper that argues that if women around the world were to “participate in the world of work to an identical extent as men,” by “erasing current gaps in labour-force participation rates, hours worked, and representation within each sector” the global economy would be $28 trillion richer than it is poised to be in 2025.

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To Close the Gender Gap, We Have to Close the Data Gap
By Melinda Gates
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Be #Bold4Her: Erasing Gender Norms
By Amanda Ring, Girls' Globe
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Narrowing the Gender Gap in the Global Workforce Could Yield $12 Trillion in 2025
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