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There's only been one female head of government in modern history who gave birth while in office

(CNN)New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern isn’t the first prime minister to expect a baby while in office.

A generation ago, Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto was pregnant with, and gave birth, to her daughter… 27 more words


Thousands gather to march against Trump, inspire change with female leadership

Saturday marked the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration, prompting tens of thousands of women and their supporters to take to the streets in a show of continued opposition to the controversial leader. 60 more words


Vancouver City Council approves Women's Equity Strategy

The City of Vancouver is going ahead with a 10-year strategy it believes will bring in equality for women.

Known as the Women’s Equity Strategy, it targets issues of safety, access to childcare, affordable housing and leadership. 222 more words


UBS introduces “gender equity” exchange traded fund

UBS is using consulting group Equileap’s index of the 100 companies considered most progressive on gender equality, based on 19 criteria as the foundation of a “gender equity” ETF. 21 more words


Title IX and Defamation: An Emerging Challenge Facing Higher-Education Institutions

There is currently a national focus on gender-based harassment. College campuses are no different. Even with the changes to Title IX guidance in the past months,1 eliminating sexual harassment and assault on campuses remains a national priority. 163 more words

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Yorkshire is hub for female technology leaders, says new CEO of Panintelligence

YORKSHIRE is becoming a hub for female leaders in the technology sector, according to the new CEO of a fast-growing software firm. Zandra Moore, who has taken the helm at Leeds-based Panintelligence, said she had already attracted more than 200 professional women to Lean In Leeds, a network that is helping to support a new generation of female leaders. 11 more words