South Korea/ 4.2 Specific policy issues and recent debates  

4.2.10 Gender equality and cultural policies

The work force in the culture and the arts sector in Korea is predominantly female compared to other sectors. However, this gender concentration is not reflected at the decision-making level. In 2008, the Ministry of Culture commissioned a research project to construct a data base system to accumulate and analyze information on the female labor force in the cultural sector (including the cultural industry).

Chapter published: 29-11-2013