How do we reduce the gender pay gap?

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In Malaysia, for every RM100 in wages received by men, women only receive RM66. This is according to the Department of Statistics Malaysia’s Gender Gap Index for 2022, which is their latest report.

But what exactly does this mean? What are its consequences?

In light of International Women’s Day 2024, BFM speaks to Marina Abdullah, head of campaigns at the Women’s Aid Organisation (WAO).

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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