Today the Workplace Gender Equality Agency can announce that Equal Pay Day falls on 4 September this year. Equal Pay Day is a symbolic day marking the additional time from the end of the previous financial year that women must work to earn the same as men. Using Average Weekly Earnings data released by the […]
Must watch! Dr Elizabeth Hill from @Sydney_Uni explains the causes of the #gender pay gap in this great new video: https://t.co/Qn1vP55NEI — WGEA (@WGEAgency) August 8, 2017
Iceland is making it illegal to pay men more than women Unequal wage freeze. Read more: http://wef.ch/2sAts6j Posted by World Economic Forum on Monday, 19 June 2017
In almost every country, women are paid less for an hour’s work than men. The fact the gender pay gap definitely exists is well established.
Celebrating International Women’s Day International Women’s Day is commemorated around the world on the 8th of March. It’s a perfect day to take time out and celebrate the women and girls in our lives, and recognise the important contributions they make in every facet of society. This year, I attended UN Women National Committee Australia’s […]
Equal Pay Day falls on 8 September this year, marking the additional time from the end of the previous financial year that women must work to earn the same as men.
Today on International Women’s Day, an alliance of national women’s organisations is joining the campaign #pledgeforparity. We will celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women across Australia. The organisations that make up economic Security4Women are united in the belief that economic wellbeing and financial security are essential for women of all ages […]
26 November 2015: World-leading data covering four million employees in Australia reveals there has been some progress towards workplace gender equality but stubborn pay gaps persist across industries, occupations and management categories. The second year of data collected by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency covers 12,229 employers and represents over 40% of employees in Australia. […]