It was fantastic to be involved in the project during my time at Fawcett and I am so pleased to see it published. It is an incredible in depth report looking at women in local government from councillors to staff. It is such an in… Read More »Does Local Government Work for Women?
Whoop! Pretty excited about the Gender Equality Charter being launched on 10 March 2016… It’s been a year of consulting and talking, learning, persuading but I think this is pretty cool. Here is the press release from LBBD or you can read more here. An… Read More »London Borough of Barking and Dagenham Gender Equality Charter Launch
Last month I was delighted to be invited to present at Unison Women’s Conference in Southport on behalf of the Women’s Budget Group. Last year I also presented at the Local Government Conference and there was a lot of enthusiasm for my analysis of local… Read More »Adventures at Unison Women’s Conference
The report I wrote for the Fawcett Society really took off. I had my first appearance on Woman’s Hour, which for a professional feminist is about as good as it gets. It also appeared in the Sunday Times,The Argus, The Guardian, The Yorkshire Post and The Belfast Telegraph and the Metro.… Read More »More councillors being sexist!
Delighted to have been on LBC News this morning talking to Jim Diamond about the report I wrote for the Fawcett Society on sexism and local government.
Here is the press release from the report: