NFP women make the world a better place
Mar 08, 2019
This International Women’s Day we’re celebrating all the passionate and dedicated women in the not-for-profit sector – committed to delivering better outcomes for all. In an article published on Australian Women Online, our Founder and CEO Jo Scard discusses how not-for-profit women are making the world a better place.
“In 2019, International Women’s Day wouldn’t be legit without a hashtag. This year it’s #balanceforbetter. In this context balance surely references equality. If you have three men at the table, you must also have three women. For balance.
But although balance references equality, it doesn’t equate it. Especially when the three men at the table have thirty years of top CEO positions between them on top dollars, and of the three women at the table, only one is a CEO on half the pay of the men across the table, and the other two women have yet to be promoted. The table may be balanced, but it is not equal.”
Read the full article on Australian Women Online.