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gender inequality

At the height of the Me Too movement, the message of the training seminar was "fix the women."
Starting at midnight on June 13, women in Switzerland began a series of demonstrations to protest gender-based workplace inequality. According to a World Economic Forum report, Switzerland ranks 44th for wage equality in a 2018 study of 149 countries. Despite enacting gender equality laws in 1991, Swiss women still earn on average 20% less than their male counterparts.
Women in China are covertly resisting government crackdowns on discussions over their Me Too movement with a clever workaround
Unfortunately, we have a very long way to go.
We need to Ctrl-Alt-Delete the gender bias in the tech industry.
It doesn’t matter if you grow up in India or China or the United States ― when it comes to learning what it means to be a
Regurgitator is among some of the bands dropping out.
There's a tsunami brewing, and it's a gendered one.
Women's empowerment is one of the most important socio-political factors contributing to development in the Global South
It's unfair to suggest the participation rates of women in the Liberal Party are not representative of issues in the wider workforce. It's also unfair to say the party doesn't support women or diverse candidates. It does. But it is fair to say change, however achieved, is long overdue.
A new report released on Thursday has illustrated that amongst top tier managers in Australian organisations, men are paid
The US Open was the first major tennis tournament to offer equal pay back in 1973, after champion Billie Jean King threatened to organise a boycott of the tournament. It took 28 years of campaigning but, in 2001, the Australian Open became the second tournament to commit to pay parity -- and taught us that voting with your feet still works.
While the reasons for young girls and women being locked out of education are varied and complex, many of us don't consider the obvious links between health and education.
Radio presenter Matt Okine highlighted the very real problem with Thursday night’s ARIA Awards -- the fact that it is 2015
There are huge hurdles in perception and economics to overcome until we get to a point where women players are afforded the prestige and livelihoods they deserve, but the solution starts with you simply turning up.
And, with a thud, there was the reality. This wasn't a Girl Guide hall, or open-air camp of gloriously naïve teenage girls. This was Lebanon. And just a 20-minute drive away, over a border these girls would likely never cross again, was home, and a lifetime of lost dreams.
While we've been preoccupied righting the gender wrongs at our doorstep, we need to ensure that we don't leave our sisters behind. Our sisters who would give anything for an education, to lift themselves, their families, communities, and even their entire country, out of poverty.
Governments, business and society now understand that gender equality is an economic issue and a cultural issue. Increasing women's participation in the workforce is critical to ensure better economic outcomes not just for women but for all of society.