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Gender diversity on boards strongly linked to companies’ success, says Credit Suisse Research Institute report
"Ground-breaking new tea partnership to tackle abuse and trafficking in Indian tea communities",...
Author: Chris Spargo, Daily Mail (UK)
"Tinder settles sexual harassment lawsuit as female co-founder branded a ‘heartless w**** who flirts with Muslim pigs' gets undisclosed sum, and male aggressor at the center of the scandal leaves company", 9 Sep 2014 ...
UK Equality & Human Rights Commission report on labour issues in cleaning industry - blog says some firms’ conduct “unacceptable”
USA: Report highlighting discrimination faced by women in construction industry makes recommendations for change
So. Africa: Mastercard survey finds despite parity in gender capability, women still underrepresented in workplace
Author: Linda Larbie, African Business Communities
“Gender inequality persists in South African workplace: MasterCard Index”, 2 Sep 2014: Results of the 2014 MasterCard Index of Women’s Advancement show that gender inequality towards women remains in the [South African] workplace...The Index tracks.....
- Related companies: MasterCard
Israel Equal Employment Opportunity Commission survey finds two-thirds of transgender people report job discrimination
Author: Hila Weissberg, Haaretz (Israel)
Author: Georg Kell, Director, UN Global Compact, on IPS News
"Building a Sustainable Future – The Compact Between Business and Society", 27 August 2014...