Women march across UK to celebrate 100 years of female suffrage

More than 100,000 thought to have marched in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London. In glorious sunshine the streets of the capitals of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland filled on Sunday afternoon with marching, cheering, singing, chanting women, rejoicing in … Read More

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Why we need to recruit more women to STEM workforce

Currently just 12% of managers in STEM sectors are women and 73% of STEM women graduates do not stay in the sector long term. Things need to change – and here’s how they can We need 140,000 more engineers over … Read More

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Thousands join Women’s March in London for Gender Equality

Thousands of women have turned out for the global Women’s March in London despite the heavy rain and sleet, one year after millions marched in seven continents. Across the road from Downing Street and stretching back past the memorial to … Read More

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Women get 40 per cent less than men in retirement

Women get 40 per cent less than men in retirement Women can expect to receive 40 per cent less than men in retirement, with a pensions pay gulf twice as large as the wage gap leaving many facing poverty in … Read More

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Women make up same proportion of UK high earners as six years ago

Women make up same proportion of UK high earners as six years ago The proportion of British women classed as high earners has not changed in the past six years, despite a drive to increase the number of women in … Read More

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MPs debate sexist workplace dress codes following petition

 MPs debate sexist workplace dress codes following petition Parliament hears reports of women being told to wear high heels and revealing clothing or bleach their hair blond  Women are belittled and face the sack if they complain about sexist dress codes, … Read More

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Tech Employers that Bang the Diversity Drum Ignore One Simple Solution

  Technology employers are quick to say they want to recruit more women. But those truly serious about doing it can offer a simple employment incentive that most female IT pros desire: remote working. Tech employers should offer more flexible … Read More

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Inspirational Woman: Nancy Lengthorn | Head of Diversity, Mediacom UK

Nancy Lengthorn, Head of Diversity at Mediacom UK – the UK’s biggest media agency. Nancy is responsible for building on the many diversity and Inclusion initiatives in place at MediaCom and sets the agenda for inclusion. Did you ever sit … Read More

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Bristol Professor Sanja Dogramadzi Named as One of the Top Women in Robotics

Professor Sanja Dogramadzi from Bristol Robotics Laboratory (BRL) was recently named in RoboHub’s ‘top 25 women in robotics you need to know about’ list and when you consider her work in assistive medical robots, the accolade comes as no surprise. Sanja made it … Read More

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