Without strong and accountable action... we can't move past tokenism

Business quote of the day.

Without strong and accountable action from British businesses, it is hard to see how we can achieve any real change and move past tokenism.”
Former chief of the FSA Margaret Cole calls for more action from UK business on gender diversity, as research shows the UK has fallen in an international rating of female empowerment.

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Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia

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