Gender policies improve economic performance

Two useful links to information on women in science and technology.

Women in Science & Technology – The Business Perspective

Companies with well-managed gender mainstreaming policies often see an improvement in their economic performance – This is a key finding of a report on Women in Science and Technology (WiST). The WiST report examines what can be done to attract more women researchers into industry. Statistics & Indicators Link

Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology: Increasing Women in SETT – The Business Case

This research document reviews the recent literature and is illustrated with statistics from various sectors to present the economic benefits of women’s enhanced participation in SETT fields.

Via Sophia, at WIGSAT

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