News

  • The Fawcett Society and LIONS release new guide aimed at smashing gender stereotypes in children’s advertising

    Today a new guide - Smashing Stereotypes in Advertising - has been published by LIONS and The Fawcett Society, the UK's leading charity campaigning for gender equality and women's rights. The Smashing Stereotypes in Advertising Guide, which draws on landmark research by The Fawcett Society’s Commission for Gender Stereotypes, entitled ‘Unlimited Potential’, supports industry practitioners who want to actively challenge gender stereotypes throughout the creative process. Read more

Blog

  • Small but mighty steps to tackle gender stereotypes

    It's one year since we published our ground-breaking, Unlimited Potential: Report of the Commission on Gender Stereotypes in Early Childhood. To mark the anniversary, we reflect on our work to date, celebrate the steps that have been taken and plans to keep pushing this vital work forward. Read more

  • Why Women's Representation Matters

    Have you ever been asked - why is women's representation important? Our Interim CEO, Felicia Willow has and in this blog, she explains why equal representation is vital for a functioning and effective democracy. Read more

Events

  • Uncovering Untold Stories AGM and Conference 2021

    Join us at Fawcett’s 2021 Annual General Meeting and Conference - Uncovering Untold Stories: Menopause Myths and Racism at Work. Read more