Topping this growing list of governments with the greatest gender parity is Rwanda where women make up 61.3% of the lower house.
The reality is, that such moments are taking place as I pen this article and as you are reading it, injustices committed by people on a massive scale are not confined to history books, they are happening right now. Meanwhile, we have become the people who the next generation will ask themselves about: how did we allow such events to happen?
Many in the Arab world were moved to rally in support and justly so. Social-media timelines were blacked out and the hashtag Black Lives Matter saw great contributions by enraged Arabs.
The mirror that COVID-19 has forced us to look into is one that has no cracks, it reflects reality in its harshest form and unless we truly look, and come out the other side changed human beings, all this agony would have been for nothing
Almost a year in and the coronavirus has given us a new set of tests, the results of which must redefine our outlook on societies and humanity as a whole. As we analyse the statistical ebb and of those affected by the disease and watch as governments scramble for solutions tailored to their own societal fabric, we have come to hear the figures speak.
Loss of any innocent life is always grievable but as is the nature of analysis and the obligation of criticism the comparison of this loss is a requirement.