Susan Segal in AQ

Chilean President Gabriel Boric stands with his ministers during the presentation of his majority-female cabinet.


Social Inclusion Should Be a Priority at the Summit of the Americas

The hemisphere’s leaders have a rare chance to champion diversity and digital infrastructure, writes AS/COA's Susan Segal in the new Americas Quarterly.

This article is adapted from AQ’s special report on the Summit of the Americas The topics of education, gender diversity and digital connectivity and inclusion should be at the top of the agenda for the 2022 Summit of the Americas. Recognizing that Latin America has made limited progress in these areas, much more needs to be done for the region to be competitive and globally relevant. The public sector must provide leadership to drive this change. And the summit is the perfect place to begin. To succeed, women must be on the agenda and at the table. More women are entering the...

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