DS

13 Added | 1 Magazine | 2 Followers | @dsimonelli | Keep up with DS on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “DS”

A Call for Equal Recognition of Women in Architecture

Blake Lively Gets Real About Her Postpartum Body On Instagram Celebrity mothers are ‘supposed’ to keep their pregnancy weight gain …

Why are so many women leaving architecture?

44% of architecture students are female, yet just 12% are partners in firms. Why are women leaving the profession, and how can we buck the trend?<p>It is a sad fact that the number of women in architecture is dropping, whilst in many other professions women have long had parity in numbers as well as …

Why Are So Many Women Leaving Architecture?

Despite a rise in female architecture students, the amount of women in architecture continues drop in the UK. Though this is not the case in many …

Saudi Arabia plans new city for women workers only

Businesswomen behind 5,000-job scheme designed to give women greater independence while maintaining segregation<p>A women-only industrial city dedicated to female workers is to be constructed in Saudi Arabia to provide a working environment that is in line with the kingdom's strict customs.<p>The city, …

We've Been Doing It!

For Ethiopian Women, Construction Jobs Offer A Better Life

Earlier this summer in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, I heard a complaint from many professionals that they could no longer find cheap house cleaners and nannies.<p>The apparently endless supply of girls and young women from the countryside who would work for peanuts just for a chance to move to …