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At a stellar gathering of leaders from business, philanthropy, government, and non-profits, the National Council for Research on Women will kick off...
By Linda Basch, PhD* This morning, I had the opportunity to hear Véronique Morali, President of the Global Women’s Forum at...
*By Kate MeyerLast week Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, and Preeta Bansal...
Female students have long surpassed their male peers in the rates at which they seek higher education. Yet across sectors, women’s...

News

  • March 3, 2010

    Women's rights advanced in 15 of the 18 countries in the Middle East and North Africa over the past five years, the democracy watchdog group Freedom House reported Wednesday.


  • March 2, 2010

    Discriminated against in the private sector, educated women are choosing government jobs instead.


  • February 26, 2010

    The Pentagon is reviewing the policy that bans women from direct combat.


  • February 25, 2010

    Everyone has been hit by the current state of the economy, but are women in senior leadership positions being hit harder?


  • February 23, 2010

    Women have been told the same story for decades: get an education, work hard, stay focused and you'll achieve economic parity. And yet here we are in 2010, and the playing field is still tilted in favor of men.