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Gender social construction

A person’s perception and construction of their gender primarily occurs through four channels: 1) Family Some families choose to raise their children following traditional gender stereotypes. They may give girls prams and dolls to play with and boys toy cars. Other families may choose not to conform to gender norms or colour schemes and allow […]

Gender diversity in the workplace

While much progress has been made in recent years, there’s no denying that gender inequality is still prominent in workplaces across the world. In 2016, nine European countries were included in a survey that covered 2,200 employees across 233 companies. While it’s acknowledged that the majority of companies had introduced gender diversity, only 24 % […]