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‘Everything works against fathers’: UK dads feel work-life balance strain

<i>The Women and Equalities Committee’s Fathers and the workplace is ongoing. You can read the first oral evidence to the enquiry, from 22 March, …

The Workplace

Dal primo gennaio i neo-papà avranno diritto a 5 giorni di congedo retribuito. Oggi i padri hanno più diritti di 5 anni fa. Abbiamo fatto un altro passo avanti per favorire la condivisione della responsabilità dell’essere genitori. Perché modernità e diritti possono stare insieme https://t.co/7s5QeM2swT

The fourth industrial revolution will eliminate the gender stereotypes created by the first

For many years, Hollywood has dreamed up science-fiction stories featuring human relationships with machines. As these entities further intertwine in many ways—from the use of machines to augment people to the use of artificial intelligence to understand them—they are revolutionizing the way gender …

Manufacturing

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Interest Successfully Added We'll notify you here with news about <br>AlertTag Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest?<p>Off …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Il femminismo ha vinto i Golden Globes

<i>dilagata nella nostra vita, e allora meglio conoscerla bene.</i><p><b>Federica Gentile</b><br>​<br>Ai Golden Globes del 2018, Ladynomics c’era, o meglio c’ero io, che …

Tasse universitarie? Mah.

<i>dilagata nella nostra vita, e allora meglio conoscerla bene.</i><p><b>Giovanna Badalassi</b><p>Giusto per rimanere sul pezzo, e dire la nostra sull’argomento del …

The Lefty Critique of #TimesUp Is Tired and Self-Defeating

This year’s Golden Globes were the best kind of anomaly, as women artists and activists took it over with #TimesUp, signaling an end to silence and …

Sadiq Khan launches gender equality campaign to 'remove the barriers to women's success'

Naomi Campbell and Tinie Tempah have backed a campaign from the London Mayor to promote gender equality in the capital through New Year's resolutions.<p>A host of celebrities and other Londoners have signed up to Sadiq Khan's equality campaign, called #BehindEveryGreatCity, which calls on people and …

To reduce gender inequality at work, focus on 'small wins' - Futurity

"Those small wins start to add up. They are the building blocks to larger change."

Gender discrimination comes in many forms for today’s working women

About four-in-ten working U.S. women say they have faced discrimination on the job because of their gender. They report a broad array of personal …

Demographics

Quangos for equality, the pensions pay gap and other top gender stories of the week

<b>UK government sets targets for gender and ethnic diversity</b> in quangos. <i>(The Guardian)</i><p><b>Retail industry meltdown hits women hard;</b> men remain unscathed.</i> …

How mobile working ruins work-life balance – unless you've got a good manager

An increasing number of office workers can now work from any location for at least part of their working week. According to the Work Foundation, 30% …

The Workplace

2017 Gender Impact List|女人迷 Womany

1<p>Jan @ USA<p>Women’s March on Washington is set to be one of America’s biggest protests.<p>2<p>Jan @ USA<p>National Geographic makes history with transgender cove …

It Would Cost You 20 Cents More Per T-shirt to Pay an Indian Worker a Living Wage

Top Ten Feminist Victories of 2017

• <b>The Women’s Marches on January 21</b><br>The day after Donald Trump was inaugurated, 5.6 million people took to the streets to resist Trump’s agenda and …

Feminism

Piccoli neo-papà in congedo crescono

Piuttosto che niente, meglio piuttosto si dice in certi casi. Dopo aver dato un occhio ai dati pubblicati dall'<b>Inps</b> sulle percentuali di <b>neo-papà</b> che …

Finland is the only country where fathers spend more time with their children

“A lifelong bond is created in everyday moments,” writes Annika Saarikko, Finland’s Minister of Family Affairs and Social Services, in a campaign …

Demographics

Raddoppiato in 50 anni il tempo passato con i figli, ma forse non è una buona notizia

scritto da Federico Vercellino il 13 Dicembre 2017<p>Qualche settimana fa ho conosciuto un’alta dirigente di un gruppo finanziario italiano che mi ha …

Home

<i>dilagata nella nostra vita, e allora meglio conoscerla bene.</i><p><b>Federica Gentile</b><br>​<br>Che sia la rabbia l’ultimo tabù che ci tocca abbattere? Me lo son …

The Cost of Devaluing Women

My first job out of college in the late 1980s was at Salomon Brothers, a trading house of cigar-smoking, expletive-spewing strivers. One day, I leaned over a colleague’s desk to work on a spreadsheet, and heard loud laughter from behind me; one of the guys was pretending to perform a sex act on me. …

Venture Capital

Per uscire dalla violenza la chiave è l’indipendenza economica

scritto da Greta Ubbiali il 30 Novembre 2017<p>Anna ha 37 anni e due bambine. Per sette anni ha subito violenza da parte del marito. Un lunedì il …

Women in the Workplace 2017

More companies are committing to gender equality. But progress will remain slow unless we confront blind spots on diversity—particularly regarding …

10 Ways To Be a Better Dad

Today you have a chance to start on a new path. Try these 10 ways to be a better dad. If you're already a great dad, you're welcome for the reminder!

Gender Equality index» Il paradosso italiano: il paese che avanza di più (grazie alle quote di genere) ma resta inchiodato per accesso al lavoro e carichi di famiglia

In dieci anni l’Italia è il paese europeo che ha fatto più progressi in tema di parità di genere passando dalla 26esima alla 14esima posizione in …

Motherhood Is Hard to Get Wrong. So Why Do So Many Moms Feel So Bad About Themselves?

Giving birth to her first child at home without medication was a foregone conclusion for Margaret Nichols. Pain would yield to will, and that would …

Intervista a Linda Laura Sabbadini - La classifica del World Economic Forum sul gender gap nel mondo

In studio Valeria Manieri (Radio Radicale).<p>In collegamento Linda Laura Sabbadini, Statistica sociale, editorialista de La Stampa.<p>La classifica del …

A third of working women say they're discriminated against

Research shows gender bias is still prevalent in the business world, women believe men are offered greater opportunities at work<p>New research reveals that one in three working women in the UK admits to feeling disadvantaged in the workplace.<p>The report, from recruitment consultancy Badenoch and …

Where do kids learn to undervalue women? From their parents.

With good reason, much of the concern about misogyny is currently focused on the workplace. As the #MeToo testimonials have shown, the professional world all too frequently tasks women with silent endurance of morally unacceptable (or downright criminal) behavior. But even those of us who have …

Parenting

Blu ride, rosso piange: la mappa del benessere delle donne

scritto da Micaela Cappellini il 15 Novembre 2017<p>Di quali ingredienti è fatta <b>la ricetta del benessere di una donna</b>? Ci vogliono una buona dose di …