‘Just the Women’ is an evaluation of eleven British national newspapers’ portrayal of women over a two week period in September 2012.
On 14 November 2012, the European Commission proposed EU legislation to accelerate progress towards a better gender balance on the corporate boards of European companies.
In October 2012, five leading UK women’s organisations wrote to BBC Director General George Entwistle regarding the two inquiries into Jimmy Savile’s alleged abuse of children.
’The Arbitration and Mediation Services (Equality) Bill. A briefing from the British Academy Policy Centre’ was published in advance of the Bill’s second reading on Friday 19 October 2012
On 1 October 2012, Opportunity Now and Race for Opportunity published ‘Diversity on boards. Guidance to companies on implementation of the UK Corporate Governance Code amendments on diversity on boards’
The World Bank eAtlas of Gender allows users to map and graph dozens of gender indicators over time and across countries.
Case No: CO/10573/2011 Date 3 July 2012 Link to judgment http://www.judiciary.gov.uk/judgments/s-kf-sec-state-for-justice-judgment-03072012/ Discrimination grounds Sex Summary of case Challenge to regulations issued to prison governors giving them discretion to make deductions from the earnings of prisoners when they are employed outside the prison. It was argued that the rules were indirectly discriminatory against women prisoners contrary to …
In The Future of Feminism, Sylvia Walby offers a provocative riposte to the notion that feminism is dead.
In June 2012, the Government published a response to the Equal Pay section of the Modern Workplace consultation.
Launched in September 2012, UK Feminista’s film shows that violence against women and girls is not inevitable.