How Budget 2024 can address gender disparities in the workforce

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As of July 2022, Malaysia’s female labour force participation rate stands at 55.6% while the male labour force participation rate is 82.5%. But why is this the case and what can we do about it?

BFM talks to Anis Farid, a research and advocacy officer at the Women’s Aid Organisation (WAO), about what Budget 2024 can do to address gender disparities in the Malaysian workforce.

Produced and presented by: Dashran Yohan

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AGENDA RAKYAT - Lima perkara utama
  1. Tegakkan maruah serta kualiti kehidupan rakyat
  2. Galakkan pembangunan saksama, lestari serta tangani krisis alam sekitar
  3. Raikan kerencaman dan keterangkuman
  4. Selamatkan demokrasi dan angkatkan keluhuran undang-undang
  5. Lawan rasuah dan kronisme
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