Sportswomen still struggle for attention and too many girls are discouraged from taking sport seriously.
The average Australian female artist is better educated than her male counterpart but earns significantly less than him, new research shows. And artists' incomes are declining in real terms.
Engineering has long been a male-dominated profession. Now engineering schools globally are making extraordinary efforts to attract the creative female talent they really need.
There is a gender gap in the music and sound industry. Inspiring young girls about careers in these fields has never been more important.
Evidence shows that otherwise high-performing female students under-perform compared to their male peers on certain questions in physics. We don't know why.
Flexible working reduces the likelihood that women cut their hours or leave the labour market after childbirth.
Inequality of opportunities accounts for roughly 8% of income inequality in Australia.
While getting more women to take part in sport is a laudable achievement, it would be better if the campaign also helped free them from the objectification of the dominant male gaze.
Original content made by subscription and on demand platforms such as Netflix and Amazon is taking off – but what does that mean for women screenwriters and producers?
Showrunner Chris Chibnall has been praised for the courage of his vision. But casting a female lead is very much on trend at present.
Conflict and poverty further deepen the impacts of climate change, resulting widening income inequality between women and men.
Inequality has become impossible to avoid as the BBC has been forced to compete with the private sector.
Efforts to reduce the gender gap and encourage more women in Australian astronomy have been rewarded this week.
According to a recent study, horror is the only film genre where women appear and speak as often as men.
More young women and girls could be encouraged to look to a career in science thanks to the new Superstars in STEM project.
A difference in psychology could explain the difference in rewards.
Women are paid 20 percent less than men in the US but live about five years longer than men. You might be surprised at the reasons that men, on average, die at a younger age.
Even in egalitarian Europe, female politicians must battle gender stereotypes, biased media coverage, and entrenched power.
Bangladesh is a global poster child when it comes to improving women’s status in the developing and the Muslim worlds. But a recent amendment to the country's marriage law threatens its progress.
The alleged sexual assault of a well-known actress in Kerala has sparked outrage and exposed serious gender issues at the heart of the society.