S Korea female president brings gender hopes

Country ranked in bottom third of global equality list, but inauguration raises hopes of tackling issue.

    South Korea is to inaugurate its first female president, Park Geun-hye.

    The country recently ranked in the bottom third of a global list on gender equality, but there are hopes that things might improve following's Monday's ceremony.

    Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from Seoul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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