Female Bus Drivers in Seoul

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There are some 20,000 bus drivers in Seoul. Only 2 percent of them are women. Korea Exposé spoke to a couple of them to find out more about their job experience. 
 
Many jobs are still assumed to be “men’s/women’s jobs.” Prejudices about gender roles still persist in South Korean society, not least of all in its best-selling learning books for children
 
Watch more women break gender stereotypes in industries traditionally relegated to men: 

Jieun Choi is staff writer at Korea Exposé. She has worked in the art industry and startups in Hong Kong and Australia.

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