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Fawcett: Does local government work for women?

26 Apr, 2017

The Fawcett Society has published its interim report on women and local government, which makes interesting reading. The report, for which CFWD did some research, covers areas such as culture, sexism and sexist behaviour, as well as the slow progress women are making in town halls, especially in leadership roles.

Find out more and download the report from the Fawcett Society here.

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