…did you know that only 28% of all researchers of the world are women? Some countries (especially the ones in Eastern Europe and South America) are doing pretty well. Although there are a lot of women who take education and graduate, there are few who opt for the ambitious career as a researcher.
(Source: UNESCO institute for Statistics)
… did you know that the first writer in history was a woman? The Mesopotamian priestess Enheduanna (2285 – 2250 BCE), daughter of Sargon of Akkad, who wrote poems and recognized herself in them as a woman as well as a writer.