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The World's Biggest Mining Company Wants Half Its Workforce to Be Women

The world’s largest miner, BHP Billiton, is determined to bridge the gender gap in the mining industry.

On Thursday, the company announced a new initiative to diversify an industry that has historically been male-dominated, … 275 more words


Gender & Diversity in events, 18 months on!

18 months from the very first EWL lunch we revisited the gender and diversity topic for our October coffee morning, but this time with guest host Fay Sharpe, Zibrant – Top 50 company for women to work for – Managing Director and Founder of… 378 more words

Events Industry

Women in workplace 2016 Study : a synopsis

Women in the workplace 2016 is a comprehensive study done by LeanIn.org and McKinsey & Company to study the state of women in corporate America. Though the study was done in US, the findings are relevant for state of women in corporate India as well. 828 more words

Women Power

Warum talentierte Frauen so selten in Führungspositionen kommen

Gleichberechtigung ist in Unternehmen angekommen? In der Theorie scheint das zu stimmen, in der Praxis leider nicht. Eine neue Studie zeigt Lösungen auf.

Von Helen Hahne… 1,136 more words

Female Quota

Where are the numbers? Ex-Pinterest engineer takes matters into her own hands

Tracy Chou exposes the lack of women in tech in Silicon Valley by requesting data from the World Wide Web.

Before she was a software engineer at Pinterest, Chou had interned at Facebook and Google.  469 more words

Emma Watson Says Child Marriage Hinders Girls' Education

During her recent visit to Malawi, ‘Beauty and the Beast’ actress Emma Watson challenges the nation to end child marriages.

Being a representative of the United Nations Women, Emma Watson knows it is her responsibility as a humanitarian representative to end this practice. 14 more words

Written Work

Gender Diversity Using Education To Counter Inequality

According to Julie McKay, anyone with ambitions in their careers know that they can only become successful if they allow and surround themselves with people that represent a cross section of society. 25 more words

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