Parliament and women news

Gender pay gap: Government respond to urgent question

Today is the IFS deadline for firms to report their gender pay gaps.

Lords marks International Women's Day

Baroness Williams of Trafford. Image House of Lords 2019 / Photography by Roger Harris

Members debate UK's role in advancing gender equality

Parliament’s podcast series wins Bronze in the 2018 British Podcast Awards

The Paliament Explained podcast - hosted by Meera Syal - has won an award

The Parliament Explained podcast - presented by Meera Syal - has been awarded Bronze in the British Podcast Awards. Read more about the podcast's outstanding success here

MPs put spotlight on sexual harassment

Women and Equalities Committee examine impact of sexual harassment of women and girls in public places

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60 years of life peers 30.04.2018
House of Commons and Parliamentary Digital Service publish gender pay gap data 28.03.2018
'A stepping stone for women’s rights' – How laws have changed women’s lives 06.02.2018
House of Lords debates women in public life 05.02.2018
A series of profiles of women who work at Parliament published online 25.01.2017
House of Commons achieves outstanding rise in Stonewall's Equality Index 19.01.2017