“It is the humiliation and shame of feeling that they regarded you as second class, because that is what the pay gap means” — Samira Ahmed, British journalist who took the BBC to court over pay inequality claims.
"Sexual violence against women and girls is rooted in centuries of male domination. Let us not forget that the gender inequalities that fuel rape culture are essentially a question of power imbalances." — UN Secretary-General António Guterres
“We ask you to join us, to join together, in building a future that is equality, for all Hong Kongers.” - Fiona Nott, CEO, The Women’s Foundation
“The gender stereotypes introduced in childhood are reinforced throughout our lives and become self-fulfilling prophesies. Most leadership positions are held by men, so women don't expect to achieve them, and that becomes one of the reasons they don't.” ― Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg