How can the economy best work for women? What are the current barriers to women's full economic participation?

At this event we will discuss economic concepts around One Nation Feminism, including prosperity created and shared by all. 

Confirmed speakers:

  • Lucy Powell MP, Shadow Minister for Childcare
  • Jerome de Henau, Economics lecturer, Open University
  • Polly Trenow, Senior policy and campaigns officer, Fawcett Society

Topics for discussion will include:

  • Impact of austerity on women and ways to address it 
  • Impact of gender inequality on macroeconomics
  • Policy impact of the economics of care/feminist economics
  • Addressing the gender pay gap
  • Maternity/paternity leave and maternity discrimination 

As always, men are very welcome to attend!

If you have any questions or would like to know more about how you can get involved in the project, please feel free to get in touch with Heather Vernon: heatherjanevernon@gmail.com.

WHEN
June 30, 2014 at 6:30pm - 8pm
WHERE
Thatcher Room
Portcullis House
London SW1A 2LW
United Kingdom
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CONTACT
Heather Vernon ·
96 RSVPS
Janet Veitch Tom Manwell Hilary Campbell Ruth Harris Inbal Fisch Roger Mark George Rogers Kenneth Gaffney Michael Dow Zahid Ayden Izzy Westbury Wendy Searle Mel Tibbs Antonia Ryan Nathan Sparkes Amanda Hill-Dixon Laura Mason John McKee Hugo De Armas Estevez Mei Dei Stephanie Akomeah Janette Evans Jenna Hill Polly Trenow Jade Cochran Colm Flanagan Jessica Sandelson Jo Elizabeth Abbas Ida Høvde Holmane Amanda Hill-Dixon Alina Leimbach Asmahan Yusuf Asmahan Yusuf Liane Cresswell Anna Lucine Paolo Zeppetelli Patricia Vargas Vicky Ba YViene Charline Lvt Emily Cousens Poppy Noor Anjeli Shah Nicole Howard Feministas Unidas Maryam Ali Lily Lower Patasha Nerkins Ross Rochford

Who's RSVPing

Janet Veitch
Tom Manwell
Hilary Campbell
Ruth Harris
Inbal Fisch
Roger Mark
George Rogers
Kenneth Gaffney
Michael Dow
Zahid Ayden
Izzy Westbury
Wendy Searle
Mel Tibbs
Antonia Ryan
Nathan Sparkes
Amanda Hill-Dixon
Laura Mason
John McKee
Hugo De Armas Estevez
Mei Dei
Stephanie Akomeah
Janette Evans
Jenna Hill
Polly Trenow
Jade Cochran
Colm Flanagan
Jessica Sandelson

Will you come?