Gender Equality in Ethiopia: The First Female President - BORGEN
Ethiopians elected Sable-Work Zewde as the country’s first female President on October 25, 2018, sparking change for gender equality in Ethiopia. Throughout the country’s history, men were given greater power than women, resulting in a huge discrepancy in resources distributed between the sexes. Access to resources, political power and support of women are all about to change under the new presidency in Ethiopia.