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# gender imbalance

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# gender imbalance
Fine Gael has the lowest percentage of female candidates running in the election
At least 30% of a party’s candidates in general elections must be women.
# Interview
Wikipedia's community is 85% male, and founder Jimmy Wales isn't sure how to fix it
The Wikipedia team has tried to bring that ratio down since 2014 – but to no avail.
# gender imbalance
White men make up 25% of Brazil's population - they now account for 100% of its cabinet
The country’s new cabinet is not looking representative.
# gender imbalance
Women urged to apply for construction courses to help "critical" graduate shortage
It is claimed that there will be a “substantial” lack of graduates in building-related sectors
# Bad Idea
How not to win friends and influence people at the Web Summit
It’s that time of year again.
# no woman no cry
There are very, very few women in the Irish Army...
And none at all with rank more senior than lieutenant colonel.
Column: If you’d like to work in an industry, don’t be discouraged by negative perceptions
The obstacles preventing women from reaching their full potential in the workplace are being steadily dismantled, writes Mairead Fleming.