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UAE tops GCC in Gender Progress Index (The National)

March 10, 2017

The National staff March 10, 2017 Updated: March 12, 2017 08:26 AM ABU DHABI // The UAE topped the GCC in a Gender Progress Index released by business school Insead this week. The index takes a holistic view towards gender issues and includes education, health, labour, politics, power and society. It considers the relative performance of […]

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Radio interview with Dubai Eye (FM 103.8) – “INSEAD Gender Progress Index”

March 9, 2017

Dr Kai L Chan, Distinguished Fellow of Innovation & Policy Initiative for the business school INSEAD, introduces their new Gender Progress Index that studies where men, as well as women, are being left behind. Copyright © 2017, Arabian Radio Network. All rights reserved.

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UAE tops Gender Progress Index in GCC (Gulf News)

March 8, 2017

The index reveals gender ratios on multiple dimensions and was revealed in Abu Dhabi on International Women’s Day Abu Dhabi: The UAE tops the GCC in a Gender Progress Index developed by one of the world’s leading business schools that takes a holistic view of gender issues. At a seminar held to mark International Women’s […]

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Les langues, ligne de clivage du « village global »

February 23, 2017

La mondialisation devrait sceller la prédominance de l’anglais et du mandarin. Pourtant, l’influence d’autres langues – dont le français – demeure. Si le nombre global de langues tend à diminuer, le multilinguisme monte en puissance. Et une nouvelle ligne de partage se dessine entre espaces polyglottes et territoires mono-linguistiques. « Si un extra-terrestre débarquait sur terre, […]

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Mejorando la relevancia mundial del castellano

February 20, 2017

Para Cristian Mancilla El doctor Kai Chan describe un método para medir la utilidad o eficacia —me atrevería a decir también relevancia— de una lengua de acuerdo con cinco criterios: geografía, economía, comunicación, conocimiento y diplomacia. El factor geográfico considera los países en los que se habla una lengua, el área terrestre y los turistas que […]

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