German Minister for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth Franziska Giffey during the meeting of the German cabinet on Wednesday in Berlin. The cabinet approved a draft law that would require women on the executive boards of large publicly held companies.

BERLIN, GERMANY – JANUARY 06: German Minister for Family, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth Franziska Giffey wears a face mask during the beginning of the weekly meeting of the German Federal cabinet in the conference hall of the Chancellery on January 6, 2021 in Berlin, Germany. A day after stricter coronavirus measures have been decided, the Chancellor and the governments minister are expected to discuss the slow vaccine distribution. (Photo by Clemens Bilan – Pool/Getty Images)