The gender pay gap

Women still earn a lot less than men, despite decades of equal-pay laws. Why? “I ALWAYS wanted to be a mum,” says Meghan, a British woman with two children. She wanted a career, too, and worked hard for it, earning a degree in economics and accounting, and taking professional exams. At a big accounting firm […]

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 When is International Men’s Day 2017?

It may have been International Women’s Day yesterday – but males across the world have no need to feel left out, as there is a day to celebrate men too. While the global day of women was originally launched to call for better pay and rights for females, International Men’s Day (IMD) is all about […]

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 International Men’s Day

International Men’s Day was created in 1999 in Trinidad and Tobago. The main purpose of the day is to focus on the health of males. Other aspects of the day include improving gender relations, showing that men can be positive role models, and promoting gender equality. Read more here: https://www.daysoftheyear.com/days/international-mens-day/

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 Do we really need International Men’s Day?

It’s International Men’s Day (IMD) on November 19 – bang in the middle of Movember. Its theme this year is ‘Stop Male Suicide’, and it focuses on men’s health and positive male role models. The IMD’s global site says that it’s an ‘occasion for men to celebrate their achievements and contributions’ and to highlight the […]

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 10 reasons we should be celebrating International Men’s Day

Yes folks it’s nearly here again, the big day in the calendar that men around the world have been waiting for: tomorrow is International Men’s Day. In the House of Commons yesterday, a debate was held to mark the occasion. Called for by Conservative backbencher Philip Davies MP, the… Read more here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/thinking-man/10-reasons-we-should-be-celebrating-international-mens-day/amp/

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