Dominique Gilliard is a pastor, theologian and activist. He also serves on the board of directors for the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA), and as the director of racial righteousness experiences for the Pacific Southwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church. You can find his blog at ctobt.com/ and follow him on Twitter @WEB_DuBois_Ture. The following …
Why Gender Equality Stalled
Betty Friedan prompted a revolution in attitudes. But our system still favors old stereotypes.
The Issue of Gender Equality
The Issue of Gender Equality -- What Can Your Business Do By Lindsay Pattison, Global CEO, Maxus The fact that yesterday (April 12th) was the day when women’s earnings finally caught up with men’s 2015 pay makes it clear that we still have a glaring gender incongruence to overcome in our workplaces. While the ethical objective for equality is a given, the Equal Pay Day is a timely opportunity to look at the financial gains of better equality in the workplace. Studies by…
A CEO’s guide to gender equality
The case for gender equality is strong. Why is progress so slow?
Gender Equality: How to Foster Gender Equality with Your Child at Home
How to foster gender equality with your children at home.
Smart economics: the dividend of gender equality
IFPMA » Smart economics: the dividend of gender equality
Gender equality vital in business
Study shows companies that observe gender diversity tend to make more profits
How to Achieve Gender Equality by 2030
I recently had the opportunity to spend two days at the UN participating in The Gender Equality Conference and The Catherine Flon Symposium, both dedicat...
Mayors Guide: Accelerating Gender Equality
It’s Time Network’s Mayors Guide: Accelerating Gender Equality is the first comprehensive guide for accelerating gender equality at the local level. The guide provides mayors with a “toolkit” of readily accessible resources, model programs, and checklists for supporting the advancement of women and girls in their communities.
How to Promote Gender Equality in the Workplace
We need to treat people as unique individuals rather than as members of their social category. We need to broadcast examples of how traditional stereotypes are wrong.
Gender equality: What's in it for men?
UNITED NATIONS - Convincing men that they are as likely as women to benefit from gender equality is the strongest argument to get them involved in reaching that goal, experts said at the United Nations on Wednesday.
What’s Next for Gender Equality?
Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new research, thinking, and approaches to development chall…
How to Achieve Gender Equality in Pay
Top 5 quotes on gender equality
1. Drew Gilpin Faust, President, Harvard University: 2. Carlos Ghosn, Chairman, Renault-Nissan Alliance: 3. Haifaa al-Mansour: 4. Sheryl Sandberg, COO and Member of the Board, Facebook...
Why a National Conversation on Gender Equality?
I am the daughter of a woman who spent her young adulthood in the wake of the civil rights movement. I am also the mother of a teenage daughter who is watching history unfold at a time of both opposition and excitement for women around the world. We spend a...
Why climate change is a gender equality issue
A 2014 EU study found that women are consistently more concerned about climate change than men, and are more willing to make sacrifices to reduce emissions.
Why is gender equality in the workplace important?
We asked our projects around the world, "Why is gender equality in the workplace important?" Here's what some had to say. #IWD2017 #IWD #BeBoldForChange
TEDx Talk: Why LGBTQ Equality Is Gender Equality
Homophobia, transphobia, and sexism, they’re all rooted in the same prejudice: the belief that one perception at birth — the sex we are assigned — should dictate who we are, who we love, how we act, and what we do.
Trends in Newsrooms: Business of gender equality
World News Publishing Focus by WAN-IFRA Mobile Navigation World News Publishing Focus Blog Navigation Trends in Newsrooms: Business of gender equality Leading from the top, forging alliances, flagging sexist practices, and providing training to help female journalists tackle ‘cybermisogyny’ are important steps being undertaken globally in an effort to achieve real progress in the struggle for gender equality and women’s empowerment in newsrooms, reports Julie Posetti…
Should faith be a barrier to gender equality?
The issue is not about religious faith but about the anguish of half of India’s population