Women in the C-Suite | Highgrade Special with Gladys Smith

Gladys Smith heads the Latin America Team for IWiM and helped to kickstart women in mining groups. In this video she shares her views on stereotypes and it’s impact on the extractives sector. This interview is part of a Highgrade Special series on gender equality in mining. A collaboration with gender equality champions the German […]

Codelco questioned by participation in Expomin treatment of women at the fair and called for changes

  Codelco nearly withdrew from participating in Expomin 2016, a fair which meets every two years for the mining world. The reason stated? The treatment, allegedly, given to women at this event. In addition to the usual promoters and models at such meetings, the fair invitations were distributed at nightclubs and promotional teams of these centers nearby. State […]

Women gain as gender gap “narrows”

The gap between men and women has narrowed slightly in the past year in most countries, according to a World Economic Forum (WEF) report. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-24643344#! http://www.weforum.org/reports/global-gender-gap-report-2013  

Women still face gender gap in jobs and wages

11/06/2012 By couriermail.com.au WOMEN are closing the gender gap with men in health and education, but struggle to get top jobs and salaries, according to data from a study of 135 countries. “Gaps in senior positions, wages and leadership levels still persist,” even in countries that promote equality in education and have a high level […]