July 2010

‘Progress has been made’ on closing gender pay gap

Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 13:55 in Women to UK


Edna Healey, author, film-maker and Denis's wife, dies at 92

Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:08 in Women to UK


Power and Prejudice - new report from the WNC

Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:05 in Women to UK

The Women's Resource Centre has published a new report "Power and Prejudice" looking at what helps - and what hinders - women's organisations in creating change at a local level. 


Right to request training will enable workers to improve their skills

Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 11:55 in Organisations to UK

Commenting on the Skills for Sustainable Growth consultation, launched today (Thursday) by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber said.


Women in Society - Motion to Take Note

Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 10:00 in Women to UK

http://www.theyworkforyou.com/lords/?id=2010-07-21a.991.3&s=women#g1053.0 

Baroness Verma: ...if I do not answer all the questions but write to noble Lords. As I said in my opening remarks, the new coalition Government recognise the…


Employer Liaison & Services for Women Co-ordinator

Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 12:44 in UKRC to South East


Willetts unveils plan for Earth observation hub

Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 11:26 in SET to UK


Lord Rees, President of the Royal Society gives evidence

Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 11:14 in SET to UK

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEESelect Committee Announcement

No. 04 (10-11): 21 July 2010  

FURTHER ORAL EVIDENCE SESSION ANNOUNCED

Setting the scene

The Science and Technology Committee will hold its second oral evidence session on…


Lack of women in science, engineering and technology is a huge problem for UK economy, says equality minister

Posted Jul 21st 2010, 11:14 in UKRC to UK


Beer and business do mix, women told

Posted Jul 21st 2010, 11:12 in General to UK