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Fathers’ Role in Achieving Gender Equality

Women in OECD countries spend, on average,  4.5 hours per daydoing unpaid work such as cooking and caring for children. This compares to about 2 hours for men. Even if the division of unpaid labor has ...

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Silicon Valley’s women have spoken. Now what?

"It's been going on for a while." It's a phrase I've heard a lot since Susan Fowler, an ex-Uber employee, published her explosive blog post that ultimately toppled one of the most powerful chief executives ...

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Why women lose the he said-she said debate

High profile sexual harassment cases have caught public attention, but the mood shifts once a man jumps in to defend the victim. Here’s how the he said-she said debate hurts women who speak up and ...

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In Search of a Less Sexist Hiring Process

The hard truth is that the gender balance at the top of the business world won’t change until the gentlemen currently in power want it to — and learn how to do it. The challenge ...

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The Logic of Trump’s Sexist Attacks

When women challenge Trump politically, he insults them physically. On Thursday, Donald Trump tweeted that MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski had been “bleeding badly from a face-lift” when she visited Mar-a-Lago last December. On Tuesday, in the Oval ...

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Silicon Valley’s women have spoken. Now what?

“It’s been going on for a while.” It’s a phrase I’ve heard a lot since Susan Fowler, an ex-Uber employee, published her explosive blog post that ultimately toppled one of the most powerful chief ...

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Ecart salarial en Belgique : état des lieux

Ecart salarial en Belgique : état des lieux Bruxelles, le 27.06.2017 – L’Institut pour l’égalité des femmes et des hommes et le SPF Emploi, Travail et Concertation sociale, ont élaboré, en collaboration avec la Direction ...

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The best and worst places to be a working woman

The Economist’s glass-ceiling index measures gender equality in the labour market MARCH 8th is International Women’s Day, a date designated by the UN to celebrate and advocate for women’s rights. To provide a benchmark ...

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