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World gender gap narrows, but UK remains static

World gender gap narrows, but UK remains static

The world’s gender gaps narrowed slightly in 2013, although the UK has remained virtually static since 2006, according to the Global Gender Gap Report 2013.…

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Plans to review equality duty are 'dramatic step backwards' on women's rights

Plans to review equality duty are 'dramatic step backwards' on women's rights

Plans to abolish or weaken the Public Sector Equality Duty, which protects public sector workers from discrimination and harassement, are part of a ‘dramatic backwards step’ on women’s equality and rights, according to a new report by the Fawcett Society.…

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Women's equality 'going into reverse'

Women's equality 'going into reverse'

Women's equality risks going backwards due to government cuts, according to a report published today.…

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Women still missing out on power positions

Women still missing out on power positions

Britain is falling down the global league tables when it comes to women’s access to power and representation in politics, according to a report from the Counting Women In campaign group.…

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TUC to warn Europe on 'repatriation of workers' rights'

TUC to warn Europe on 'repatriation of workers' rights'

TUC General Secretary Frances O'Grady will today appeal for the help of unions across Europe in persuading their governments to resist David Cameron's attempt to 'repatriate' workers' rights.

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