Segregation and the Racial Wage Gap
11 pages (2750 words)
, Term Paper
Further United Nations observes that women lag behind men in access to land, credit, and decent jobs, even though a growing body of research shows that enhancing woman’s economic options boosts national economies (UN Women, “Focus Areas”). Universal Declaration of Human Rights made a landmark declaration on 10 December 1948 reaffirming that “all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights and that everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms – without distinction of any kind such as race, color, sex, language, religion, birth or other status” (UN, “Global Issues”).