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The subtle messages that put women off science

July 30, 2011

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29 July 2011 Last updated at 11:54 GMT Nasa scientist Dr Holly Goodhead in James Bond film Moonraker was a classic stereotype of a female scientist By Hannah RichardsonBBC News education reporter Women are being put off working in and studying science by “subtle” messages in the media and society, academics say. Although girls make […]

The subtle messages that put women off science

July 30, 2011

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29 July 2011 Last updated at 11:54 GMT Nasa scientist Dr Holly Goodhead in James Bond film Moonraker was a classic stereotype of a female scientist By Hannah RichardsonBBC News education reporter Women are being put off working in and studying science by “subtle” messages in the media and society, academics say. Although girls make […]

Countering Gender Discrimination and Negative Gender Stereotypes: Effective Policy Responses

July 27, 2011

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Posted on July 13 2011 | Deputy Director Lakshmi Puri | Speeches UN Women Deputy Director and Assistant Secretary-General Lakshmi Puri moderated a panel discussion on “Countering Gender Discrimination and Negative Gender Stereotypes: Effective Policy Responses” during the Coordination Segment of the Substantive Session of ECOSOC in Geneva, 13 July 2011. The following is her […]

Countering Gender Discrimination and Negative Gender Stereotypes: Effective Policy Responses

July 27, 2011

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Posted on July 13 2011 | Deputy Director Lakshmi Puri | Speeches UN Women Deputy Director and Assistant Secretary-General Lakshmi Puri moderated a panel discussion on “Countering Gender Discrimination and Negative Gender Stereotypes: Effective Policy Responses” during the Coordination Segment of the Substantive Session of ECOSOC in Geneva, 13 July 2011. The following is her […]