A Voice of Our Own
Follow
Find tag "discrimination"
11.1K views | +1 today
A Voice of Our Own
"How are women around the world finding their own voice.... between ingrained traditions and pop culture stereotypes"
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Agnès Poirier K
Scoop.it!

Indonésie: Les tests de virginité pour les policières toujours pratiqués!

Indonésie: Les tests de virginité pour les policières toujours pratiqués! | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Human Rights Watch a demandé mardi à la police indonésienne d'arrêter de contraindre à des tests de virginité les femmes qui souhaitent faire partie de ses effectifs, qualifiant de "discriminatoire" cette pratique humiliante pour celles qui y sont soumises.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Agnès Poirier K
Scoop.it!

Usa: Workplace pregnancy discrimination cases on the rise

Usa: Workplace pregnancy discrimination cases on the rise | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it

Hundreds of women, many in low-paying jobs, see their paychecks disappear right after they tell their bosses of their pregnancies. Their stories recently were highlighted at an EEOC hearing on pregnancy discrimination. Nationwide in fiscal 2011, women filed 5,797 complaints with the EEOC alleging pregnancy discrimination at work or in hiring, a 23 percent increase from fiscal 2005.

more...
No comment yet.