Another first for gender equality this week: with news that First Minister Nicola Sturgeon had appointed Leslie Evans as Scotland’s top civil servant – the first time a woman has held this position. 453 more words
Tags » Gender Politics
Does Nicola Sturgeon represent hope to women in Scotland?
The fact that being a female politician is still a source of discussion, is telling about the state of gender equality, or lack of, in the world. 550 more words
Canadian Foodgrains Bank has put out an educational resource called “Challenging Conditions: Exploring the Lives of Subsistence Farmers in the Developing World“.
This resource uses fictional character profiles to explore the effects of issues such as hunger, health, conflict, gender dynamics, environment and climate change on subsistence farmers. 18 more words