gender equality

May 14, 2024

Bumble removes ‘vow of celibacy’ ads following backlash

Bumble said it has heard criticism of the ad and is removing it from a global campaign.

Apr 29, 2024

40% women work through high levels of menstrual pain: Deloitte

TOP OF THE CHARTS: The report exposes jarring gaps in workplace safety, working hours and mental health, as well as career progression barriers that continue to plague women in the workplace.

Apr 16, 2024

Under-appreciated, overlooked and misunderstood: The life of a female creative

Research involving more than 50 female creatives shows there is a long way to go before we realise the full value of female creative talent.

Apr 5, 2024

Narratives: The stories holding women back at work

It's time women stopped being subjected to narratives that both harm and hinder their progress and peace in the workplace, gender equality advocate and author Mette Johansson opines.

Mar 20, 2024

Why LGBTQ+ programming dwindled at SXSW this year

Discussions about transgender inclusiveness disappeared at the Texas-based festival as programming avoided wading too deeply into the most hot-button issues facing the LGBTQ+ community.

Mar 13, 2024

BBDO comms leaders on moving beyond DEI as a ‘corporate buzzword’

We wrap up our International Women’s Day 2024 coverage with insight from two China leaders at BBDO Asia who have plenty to share about defying gender-based stereotypes and misconceptions around female leadership.