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Equity issues in women"s accessibility to employment

Brent M. Rutherford

Equity issues in women"s accessibility to employment

transportation, location, and policy

by Brent M. Rutherford

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Published by Institute on Women and Work in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Employment -- Ontario -- Toronto.,
  • Urban transportation -- Ontario -- Toronto Metropolitan Area.,
  • Women -- Transportation -- Ontario -- Toronto Metropolitan Area

  • Edition Notes

    On cover: City of Toronto, Equal Opportunity Division, Management Services Department.

    StatementBrent M. Rutherford & Gerda R. Wekerle.
    SeriesEquality in employment--rights for today"s workplace
    ContributionsWekerle, Gerda R., Institute on Women and Work., Toronto (Ont.). Management Services Dept. Equal Opportunity Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19529573M

    Because the world needs teachers and thinkers, entrepreneurs and creators, leaders and visionaries, risk takers and dreamers for gender justice Beginning in , CWGE has worked continuously to bring visibility to issues affecting women on campus by facilitating access to resources relevant to women's issues, promoting the integration of women's issues into the campus culture and discourse.   Employment in turn provides an income that is necessary for survival but also a sense of belonging because of the ability of giving back to society. Every individual strives towards independence but it is difficult to achieve it especially for women with disabilities.

    Includes articles from mainstream periodicals, the alternative press, and other hard-to-find sources, with a focus on the issues that influence women's lives around the world. Issues covered include domestic violence, employment and the workplace, gender equity, family, reproductive health, and human rights. 98 percent of the articles are full. Contact. Harassment & Discrimination Office for Equity and Accessibility Turner Street NW () Blacksburg, VA Phone: Email: [email protected]

    A strong background in analyzing and applying current gender and equity issues leads to a wide range of career opportunities, from public policy to nonprofit and government work. With unique connections to dozens of employers in the Washington, D.C., area, the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) Program opens doors. the Employment Equity Act (EEA) of was established. While there is some research on the challenges of implementing the EEA legislation in universities, there is a paucity of research on the difficulties faced by Further Education and Training (FET) Colleges. The purpose of this research project was to investigate the extent to which the.


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