Tags: Gender pay gap

Better corporate reporting to put brighter spotlight on gender pay gap, says NAFP

  The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) has today published its submission to the Government’s consultation on closing the gender pay gap. The consultation seeks views on the Government’s manifesto commitment to require larger employers to publish gender pay information. The regulations would cover private and voluntary sector employers in England, Scotland and Wales…

Minimum wage increase must be backed by pay bargaining and job security rights, says TUC

Three in every ten (29 per cent) female employees in the country are set to receive pay rises as a result of the new ‘National Living Wage’, according to a new report published today by independent think-tank the Resolution Foundation. The new measure, which was announced in July’s Budget, is set to lift the pay floor…

England’s footballers suffer discrimination in spite of historic run to semis

There is no doubt that the exploits of the England football team at the Women’s World Cup in Canada this summer grabbed the attention of a nation and kick-started a popular discussion about gender discrepancies and attitudes both within sport and in society at large. The BBC’s coverage was the most comprehensive of any all-female…