Gender Equalities at Work – background to the project

The team behind Gender Equalities at Work are setting out to capture the journey of workplace gender equality legislation in the 50 years spanning the introduction of the 1970 Equal Pay Acts (EPAs), the 1975 Sex Discrimination Act (SDA)...

News from the project

Publications Dr Ashlee Christoffersen, the project’s Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh has had several papers published in the last few months. Ashlee’s publication profile can be accessed at https://www.researchgate.net/scientific-contributions/Ashlee-Christoffersen-53717524 In Canadian Public Administration, with Olena Hankivsky: Responding to...

New podcast! “In Conversation with Sarah Boston”

As a follow up to the launch of Women’s Activism Behind the Screens: Trade Unions and Gender Inequality in the British Film and Television Industries by Dr Frances C Galt – a discussion event which we were delighted to...

Intersectionality, race and the Sex Discrimination Act: The construction of equality silos

By Ashlee Christoffersen The Gender Equalities at Work project is exploring how the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 (SDA), Equal Pay Act 1970, and their successor the Equality Act 2010 were created, introduced, implemented and changed, in what contexts and...