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Willing, qualified, but foreign and a woman

Migrant women face unnecessary isolation and barriers to employment that prevent them playing a full part in society. An in-depth study by charity Eaves highlights the difficulties women who settle he...

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Time to shake up the boardroom

The UK’s top companies should recruit more women to their boards, a Fawcett Society report concludes in its review of the board recruitment practices of FTSE companies. Top companies should confr...

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Feminism and music festivals

It’s festival season and this summer is proving a big one for women in music. Stage left is Taylor Swift, challenging huge multi-national streaming companies and winning. Stage right is Florence We...

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