Articles on Gender inequality

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Why aren’t there as many female tenured professors? Sarah

How men benefit from family-friendly tenure policies

Many research universities have adopted 'family-friendly' tenure rules to help women balance family and career. However, men, not women, seem to benefit from having the extra time.
A woman in Burkina Faso collects firewood. Developing nations – and particularly women in these nations – are more vulnerable to climate change, and have less ability to adapt. CIFOR/Flickr

Climate justice and its role in the Paris Agreement

Climate justice is becoming an increasingly important part of climate action.
One step forward, two steps back. Daniel Munoz/Reuters

Why single women are more likely to retire poor

Despite more women joining the workforce, women are retiring with significantly less super than men, and single women do even worse.
When pay rates are individually negotiated, women tend to do less well. Image sourced from

Let’s talk about your pay, and loudly

With the gender pay gap refusing to go away, it's time more people were encouraged to discuss their salary openly.

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