Keywords: data launchResource: 2017-18 WGEA gender equality scorecardWGEA five year data comparisonSummary: What a big month November was! It feels like we are only now just starting to catch our breath after the sprint across the country for the 2018 data launch. Body: What a big month November was! It feels like we are only now just starting … [Read more...] about That’s a wrap!
At Global Fund for Women UK, our vision is a world where every woman and girl is strong, safe, powerful, and heard. No exceptions. We are a global champion for the rights of women and girls, using grant-making and advocacy to propel global movements for women’s rights. Founded over 30 years ago in San Francisco, Global Fund for Women is one of the … [Read more...] about Honorary Treasurer/Company Secretary – UK Based Voluntary Position
As we reflect on 2018, we are reminded of the many powerful ways that women’s movements are shaping policies, practices, and conversations—relentlessly pursuing crucial efforts to preserve or advance human rights for all, despite tremendous opposition. Here are just a few of Global Fund for Women’s highlights for rights, justice and equality from … [Read more...] about TOP TEN MOMENTS FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS IN 2018
The challenges of making the technology industry a more welcoming place for women are numerous, especially in the booming field of artificial intelligence. To get a sense of just how monumental a task the tech community faces, look no further than the marquee gathering for AI’s top scientists. Preparations for this year’s event drew controversy... … [Read more...] about Gender bias claims roil AI research community
It’s basic manners abiding by a “ladies first” policy… but new research shows that that is rarely, if ever, the actual case. A new study found that the reality of being a woman, according to the numbers, means frequently coming in second place to your male counterpart — especially during tax season. Data scientists at... … [Read more...] about Gender bias even shows up on your tax forms