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Many dads 'will miss out on shared parental leave', says TUC

Many dads 'will miss out on shared parental leave', says TUC

Two in five new fathers won’t qualify for new rights to shared parental leave because their partner doesn't work, according to analysis published by the TUC.…

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Impossible demands of JSA system 'making women poorer'

Impossible demands of JSA system 'making women poorer'

The job-seeking benefit system is making some groups of vulnerable women even more likely to experience poverty, ill-health, exploitation and abuse, an independent inquiry has found.…

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54% of mums feel their jobs are under threat when they go on maternity leave, says survey

54% of mums feel their jobs are under threat when they go on maternity leave, says survey

 More than half of mothers believe that their jobs are under threat when they go on maternity leave and nearly half are afraid to tell their bosses about their pregnancies, according to a survey by My Family Care.…

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Report calls for more action to improve female pipeline in energy industry

Report calls for more action to improve female pipeline in energy industry

Just 5% of executive board seats in the energy industry are currently held by women while 61% of leadership boards have no women present at all, according to a new report. …

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Women 'happier in cooperative work environment'

Women 'happier in cooperative work environment'

Women are more comfortable than men in a working environment that involves teamwork, according to a new study.…

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