Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

Re:Gender Resources

Reports & Publications

Friday, September 27, 2013 - 5:42pm

Member Organizations

Resources

Blog Posts

In the immediate aftermath of Trayvon Martin’s death, The Talk was a buzzphrase in many mouths.  The Talk – the cautions, warnings,...
By Alexandra Mazzeo*Yesterday, The Opportunity Agenda and the U.S. Human Rights Network hosted a telebriefing on two key human rights treaties and...
 Working America and the AFL-CIO recently launched the 2010 Ask a Working Woman survey. A similar survey has been done every 2 years, and in...
By Kyla Bender-BairdLast week, the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) launched a new global index and ranking of women’s economic opportunity....
By Allie Bohm*As a colleague recently reminded me, our system of government was developed not to pass laws, but to make change slowly. Take, for...

News

  • June 4, 2010

    New York Times: Eight women interviewed by the The New York Times shared the trauma they endured when members of the New York City Police Department "played down, misclassified or ignored their complaints of being sexually assaulted."

    ...

  • April 26, 2010

    The enduring European gender imbalance has led Norway to mandate that 40% of directorships go to women — a legal quota that other governments also are rolling out. It's not going to happen organically. A comparison of surveys indicates that...


  • April 16, 2010

    President Obama issued an executive memorandum yesterday ordering the Department of Health and Human Services to write new rules that will mandate equal visitation rights for all hospitals that participate in Medicaid or Medicare.

    In the...


  • April 9, 2010

    A fundamentalist Christian political party led entirely by men was told by the Netherlands' Supreme Court on Friday that it must accept women in leadership roles.

    The Political Reformed Party, known by its Dutch acronym SGP, has...


  • April 9, 2010

    This week I was invited to a lunch at which former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor of the Supreme Court was the speaker.

    On the issue of needing more women on the court, O’Connor said: “Our nearest neighbor, Canada, has four women...