Today is the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day. You should watch this informative motion graphic from The Economist and JESS3.
The video looks at economic opportunities for women around the world and examines labor policies, education, maternity leave, and the cost of violence against women.
Scandinavian countries rank the highest for economic opportunities; the U.S. pulls in at #17; and suprisingly, many former Communist nations in Eastern Europe rank surprisingly high. It's well worth watching.