Politicians, staffers and academics have come together to try and address bullying and harassment at parliament house. They have three key messages.
A fatherhood researcher argues that US work policies, income inequality, gender attitudes and health care all make it harder for dads to be highly engaged at home.
Skateboarding will make its Olympic debut in Tokyo but research shows female athletes are likely to cop abuse online when the competition starts.
While women felt more included when they perceived male colleagues as allies, men who saw themselves that way reported more personal growth as a result.
Tokyo will feature the most female athletes ever at an Olympics. But the Games do not have a good track record when it comes to gender equality.
Finding a way to increase the participation of men and fathers in unpaid care work would have an important influence on a more equal distribution between women and men.
From Enid Lyons, to Julia Gillard and Kate Ellis, memoirs have become a critical way to highlight the ongoing problems faced by women in politics.
Words associated with madness and emotion are used against women to discredit them and undermine their authority.
The EU is cracking down on pay secrecy, as the pandemic exacerbates gender inequalities.
Questions include whether women should be compelled to register, as men are, and whether the draft and draft registration should exist at all.
Australia has gone backwards in global gender parity rankings, with even universities, which should be leading the way, failing on this front. But women are now saying enough is enough.
Nigeria must address illegal fishing, which depletes the country’s fish stocks, undermines livelihoods and pushes people into poverty.
A key part of the budget’s focus on women was a funding boost to help stop domestic violence.
Brittany Higgins, Christine Holgate, that awful desk thing at parliament. It is easy think it is all bad news and nothing is changing. But these Australians show there is hope.
Many men may be wondering how they can help make this moment count for gender equality. Which type of ally will you be?
Scott Morrison and Michael McCormack have both called for empathy training for MPs. But it has all the hallmarks of a human resources fad.
Research from a unique natural experiment shows how strict ideas about masculinity can emerge when men vastly outnumber women.
The Morrison government is counting on the news cycle moving on and protesters giving up.
Most Indian farmers are women. But few own their land, and gender inequality limits their access to markets. These issues won’t be fixed by recent agricultural reforms; in fact, they may get worse.
Gender equality doesn’t top any country’s international agenda – yet. But ever more countries, including the US, are starting to discern that women’s rights really are human rights.