izzBreez, a PETA approved Vegan Startup, announces the official launch of its crowdfunding campaign on kickstarter for its organic cotton smart-causal dresses for day-to-night style.
On June 25, 2018, the White House announced the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Aspirations in Computing program as one of 14 organizations to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) — the highest honor bestowed upon mentors who work to expand science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) talent.
The book has been compiled by British born Jamaican Marcia M Spence who lives in West Bromwich. Like many of her co-authors Marcia has experienced significant difficulties in life: – Marcia was sexually abused when she was five, witnessed domestic abuse at home, led a transient lifestyle and was the subject of racism as she grew up. Her personal relationships with family and partners have been troubled by their mental health issues, drug and alcohol addictions.
According to Boone and his colleagues, when a person wanders it suggests that he or she does not have adequate knowledge about the specific landmarks in a certain area. He says that the finding that women tend to wander more might reflect a possible inability on their part to learn the layout of an area, at least with the amount of familiarization they receive in this experiment.
Adding the monoclonal antibody drug trastuzumab—already used to treat certain breast cancers—to the chemotherapy regimen of women with a rare form of uterine cancer lengthens the amount of time their tumors are kept from growing, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers conducting a small phase II trial of the regimen, testing its safety and value.
Today, 1.6 billion people still live in poverty, and nearly 80 per cent of the extreme poor live in rural areas. Many of them are rural women. They continue to be economically and socially disadvantaged – for instance, they have less access to economic resources and opportunities, quality education, health care, land, agricultural inputs and resources, infrastructure and technology, justice and social protection.
There are 4.2 million women who work in occupations with poverty-level wages, more than eight times as many as the 0.5 million men who do, according to a new analysis of the gender wage gap by occupation released by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) in advance of Equal Pay Day on Tuesday, April 10.