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International Women's Day

Women make up half the planet, but many of them have no voice.

We're listening. Today. And always.

In fact, over the past decade, we've talked to more than 1 million women worldwide about their daily lives -- and their hopes for themselves, their families and their world.

We plan to keep listening and find out if their hopes become reality.

International Women's Day

What's the Toughest Challenge for Working Women?

Men and women in the vast majority of countries mention "balance between work and family" as one of the top challenges -- if not the top challenge -- facing women who work at paid jobs.

Primary challenges for women by country on world map from International Labour Organization and Gallup

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