GRANTS FOR WOMEN

US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ANNOUNCES $3.4M IN GRANTS TO EXPAND JOB OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN IN APPRENTICESHIPS, NONTRADITIONAL OCCUPATIONS WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the award of $3.4 million in funding to help recruit, train and retain more women in quality pre-apprenticeship and Registered Apprenticeship programs, as well as nontraditional occupations. Administered by the

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Impact of gender inequality

I came across below article on U.S Department of labor website. Kind of an eye-opening article. Women workers, particularly women of color, experience multiple types of inequality in the labor force, including gender and racial wage gaps, occupational segregation, and a disproportionate burden of costs associated with caregiving. The Impact of Gender and Racial Inequality

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