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The challenges that still exist

Jennette Arnold

Despite first being observed in the early 1900s, International Women’s Day is still in full force today. This year’s theme – #BeBoldForChange – calls on all of us to make a world that works better and is gender inclusive. But why is it still so important in 2017? Although society has moved on from the…


A feminist foreign policy

Shaista Aziz

Sweden is the first county in the world to champion a feminist foreign policy. The country has a population of 10 million people and is one of Europe’s biggest donors of foreign aid. It is also among the top five exporters of arms around the world. However, under the leadership of its foreign minister Margot…


Flexibility in the workplace: friend or foe?

Dylan Thomas Centre, Somerset Place, Swansea SA1 1RR

Fabians Cymru fringe at Welsh Labour women's conference Fabians Cymru will be hosting a free lunchtime fringe event at this year's Welsh Labour Women's conference, discussing flexibility in the workplace (speakers TBC). This is a lunchtime session and will begin...