WHAT IS GENDER EQUALITY AND WHY IT IS IMPORTANT*

SKILLMAN NEWSLETTER WITH GENDER FOCUS Gender Equality: what do you personally know about it? 21st century: hundreds of conventions, thousands of bills (or shall we say recommendations?) about gender equality are being put in place, but have we really achieved the purpose?If we only take into consideration the European context, the Gender Equality Index score…

Women Men – Equality at work

Equality between men and women in the world workforce is still a matter of concern. Despite the fact that women represent just over 50% of the population internationally, in no country do they even approach 50% in managerial positions, or in any industry. According to the United Nations, the percentages of women in positions of…

WOMEN THAT CROSSED THE BORDERS IN AREAS OF SPORTS(SPORTS, ADMINISTRATION, ARBITRATION)THAT USED TO BE MEN ONLY

We would like to sheare with you this very inspiring article regarding the WOMEN THAT CROSSED THE BORDERS IN AREAS OF SPORTS writen by one of our partners ASTERI,  Awareness for Sports Training Environment Research & Internet . ASTERI made an interesting research regarding the constant battle Men vs Women. Women vs Men that takes place…

Gender representations in the illustrations of the 6th Grade Language Textbook used in Greek Elementary School.

In a society where gender equality is constitutionally enshrined and displayed as an educational policy objective, it attempts to examine if school textbookimages respond to the demands of social reality, or perpetuate outdated gender stereotyped educational practices. Read more details regarding the gender representations in the illustrations of the 6th Grade Language Textbook used in…

The leadership of women in the Third Sector, greater than in areas such as science and business.

According to the Fundación Lealtad analyzes the representation of women in the most responsible positions of the 219 Accredited NGOs . The data indicate that the average number of women in government bodies is 45%, which represents 996 women in first-level positions. In addition, 47% have a woman as a director. These figures place the Third Sector in…