Gender equality requires equal enjoyment by women and men of socially-valued goods, opportunities, resources and rewards. Where gender inequality exists, it is generally women who are excluded or disadvantaged in relation to decision-making and access to economic and social resources.
Saudia Arabia still has a long journey towards gender equality. Despite standing in elections for the first time, power is still very much left in the hands of the patriarchal monarchy of King Salman.
Here is a video of Saudi Women proving that women can do whatever they want
I believe rights for women is about more than giving opportunities to any individual woman or girl; it is also about changing how countries and communities work. It involves changing laws and policies, winning hearts and minds, and investing in strong women’s organizations and movements.