Breaking the mould of endemic abuse in media and entertainment

Oprah Winfrey at the Golden Globes

The media and entertainment industry currently faces its biggest shake-up and social awakening since the 1950s studio system ceased grooming stars

Challenging gender inequality in retail leadership

IKEA’s UK and Ireland country manager Gillian Drakeford says a top-down and bottom-up approach to changing attitudes is needed

Women shop more than men, but they haven’t yet smashed the glass ceiling when it comes to getting more top retail jobs

Glass ceiling keeps women from top jobs in law

Lawyers

Women are advancing in the legal profession, but sexist stereotypes may persist barring them from many of the top jobs

Challenging male-dominated culture at work

people walking on busy street

Men continue to dominate the top jobs, particularly in financial services, but women are striving for greater gender diversity

Why HPV vaccinations should be extended to school-age boys

An overwhelming majority of dentists and GPs are backing calls for vaccinations against the oral cancer-related human papilloma virus to be extended to school-age boys

Time to bridge the gender gap in IT

Depiction of the gender page gap

When it comes to the most senior ranks of the IT profession, it’s still very much a man’s world

AI ‘victims’ of sexism answer back

AI sexism

Does gender matter in artificial intelligence? Does the fact that most virtual assistants default to female characters reflect outdated social norms and prejudices? Do developers and brands need a gender agenda?

Where is the best place to be a woman?

Woman looking out across mountains and valley

Map revealing the best and worst countries for gender equality