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09 Aug 2017
The two most commonly used indices are the World Economic Forum's Gender Gap Index (GGI) and the United Nations Development Program's ...
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08 Aug 2017
The Gender Gap Cannot Be Measured in Just Dollars ... Young girls and women collecting water from a water spring situated in a cabbage field ...
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08 Aug 2017
The episode also underscores the struggles that women face in STEM and related ... time-consuming field that requires extensive and expensive education. ... The gender gap in medicine, as with STEM overall, is prevalent in both ...
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08 Aug 2017
Similarly, Oracle has invested $3 million to educate girls in STEM fields ... Even Google, who had some gender and diversity-related issues a few ...
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27 Jun 2017
From 4-6 September, the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) will host a GenderInSITE-Elsevier Foundation workshop in Pretoria, South Africa on Gender and Innovation: Implications for Sustainable Development.  Since its 1994 report on Gender, Science, Technology and Development, the UN Commission on...
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21 Jun 2017
On April 21 and 22, fourteen international experts in gender mainstreaming in higher education gathered in Buenos Aires for a GenderInSITE and Elsevier Foundation workshop on “Integration of gender perspectives in science and technology in higher education: Contributions to the advancement of the SDGs.” Organized by Gloria Bonder, the GenderInSITE regional focal point for Latin America and the...
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04 May 2017
On 26-27 April, GenderInSITE invited participants from UNESCO’s Stem and Gender Advancement (SAGA) Project to the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) in Trieste, Italy, to...
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24 Mar 2017
paying greater attention to gender equality will support faster and more inclusive human development and economic growth for Africa, the 2016 Africa ...
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23 Mar 2017
Their fight is not only for gender equality; it also reflects their hunger for empowerment as a means of ensuring sustainable development. NewsGram ...
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20 Mar 2017
On 20-21 April, the GenderInSITE regional focal point for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) will host the first GenderInSITE-Elsevier Foundation thematic workshop in Buenos Aires, on Integration of gender perspectives in science and technology in Higher Education: Contributions to the advancement of the SDGs. The workshop will bring together experts on science and technology in higher...