• Sacramento outlines ‘game changing’ plans to tackle gender pay gap

    Sacramento outlines ‘game changing’ plans to tackle gender pay gap0

    The Minister for Equality, Samantha Sacramento, yesterday outlined ‘game changing’ plans for the advancement of women in the economy through a mentorship programme which will look to tackle the gender pay gap. Ms Sacramento, along with her team from the Department for Equality, detailed the proposals at a press briefing ahead the formal launch of

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  • Channel 4 newsreader Jon Snow: I’ve volunteered for a pay cut

    Channel 4 newsreader Jon Snow: I’ve volunteered for a pay cut0

    Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow has taken a “gender pay cut”, the newsreader has said. Snow, 70, is thought to have been one of the highest-paid newsreaders in Britain. He told the Daily Mail: “I’ve taken a gender pay cut. “I did it as a co-operative gesture. I took the cut over two months

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  • ‘Do away with gender on documents,’ says ERG

    ‘Do away with gender on documents,’ says ERG0

     The Equality Rights Group has called for the removal of a person’s gender from official documents such as driving licences, identity cards and passports.  “In this day and age, not only does stating gender present unnecessary difficulties and issues to transgender or gender-fluid citizens, it doesn’t send the right message out to young people either

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