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Sponsors could be key to solving tech’s lack of gender diversity

Rebecca Henderson Contributor Share on Twitter Rebecca Henderson is the CEO of Global Businesses and executive board member at Randstad. Women pioneered the field of computer technology. Yet, in 2020, the sector is still dominated by men. Though the industry has made efforts toward achieving...

Game of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie: Young people should not feel held back by gender

Actress Gwendoline Christie has said it is “essential” young people do not feel held back by their gender. The Game Of Thrones star, 41, also called for the next generation to “feel limitless in their options”. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-incontent-1'); }); She was speaking on...

First meeting of the Citizens' Assembly on gender equality takes place at Dublin Castle

The Citizens' Assembly on Gender Equality met for the first time in Dublin Castle today for what was the first in a series of discussions around the issue of gender in Irish society. It is the fifth such assembly to...

Calls to abuse counselling service increase in 2016

This year over 8,000 calls have been made to Connect, an abuse counselling service, which represents an increase of 4%. Connect provides anonymous counselling to adults who have experienced childhood abuse. The out of hours service is staffed by professionals and...

Former mayor says time has come for public to stand up to homophobia

Senator Fintan Warfield recalled the homophobic abuse he has suffered in his own life as he urged schools and workplaces to support an initiative to tackle the issue. Senator Warfield, who is openly gay and Sinn Féin activist and party...

Gender issue Irish short The Betrayal partners with DCU-based Sexuality Studies research group

The upcoming Dublin-shot, female-created Irish short The Betrayal has partnered with a DCU-based Sexuality Studies research group. The thriller, which focuses on social and gender issues, joins with the research group aimed at investigating processes and variations in sexual cultures, sexual...
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The first shipment was delivered to a Santa Clara, California hospital last week. As the company explained, the protectors are adjustable and assemble in...

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