Are women discriminated against?

9.31 a.m:¬†Myanmar’s delegate called gender discrimination a “violation of human rights” and made mention to forced marriages and the wage gap. Furthermore, she mentioned that if a country¬†got rid of the gender wage gap, a country’s GDP would rise by 34 per cent. When asked by another delegate whether discrimination against males is still discrimination she responded with “I admit that does happen but discrimination against females happens more often”.

9.37 a.m: The delegate of Poland has been recognized as the second speaker.