Jobs For The Boys And The Girls?: Women’s Engagement With Science, Technology, Engineering And Maths, And Occupational Segregation

January 14, 2011

[Edinburgh] Wednesday 9th February, 6pm – 8pm, Committee Room 4, The Scottish Parliament.

Engender are submitting a parallel report to the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) which meets this year with the theme of “Access and participation of women and girls to education, training, science and technology.”

We invite you to come along to discuss our report and contribute your own comments on the barriers and challenges facing women and girls in education, training, and the labour market. Chair: Margaret Mitchell MSP. Speakers:  Engender, Close the Gap and the Scottish Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology.  Minister for Enterprise, Transport and Tourism Jim Mather MSP (invited). Hosted by Johann Lamont MSP. To book a place please call 0131 558 9596 or email Karen@engender.org.uk

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