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Institute for Gender and the Economy (GATE)

Institute for Gender and the Economy (GATE)

Allyship is Leadership

LGBTQ workers often struggle with coming out and feeling safe in the workplace. For many people, the decision to come out is contingent on whether they perceive the environment to be inclusive. This is where allies can step in by taking a stand and creating a culture of safety.

Women in STEM: A panel discussion

In honor of International Women's Day, we held a panel discussion on Women in STEM with Huda Idrees, Founder and CEO of Dot Health; Andrea Stairs, CEO of eBay Canada; Marisa Sterling, Assistant Dean, Inclusivity and Diversity at the Lassonde School of Engineering; Jessica Yamoah, Founder of Innovate Inclusion.

Events, Past|

Upcoming event

Joanne Lipman: That’s What She Said

Joanne Lipman, Editor in Chief of USA TODAY, joins us on March 28, 2018 | 5:00-6:00 pm to talk about her book "That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know and Women Need to Tell Them About Working Together."

GATE in the News

Overtime and Underpaid

Sarah Kaplan and Rachael Goodman write for The Mark News about the double labor burden for women. (It was also picked up by Newsroom Panama, Peruvian Times, and Arab News.)

Closing the wage gap: Manager says women never ask for more money

Faculty Research Fellow, Dionne Pohler, speaks to CBC's "Ontario Today" to answer questions about Ontario's pay transparency legislation.

International Women’s Day: U of T expert on Canada’s gender equality legislation, #MeToo

What impact will Canada's gender legislation actually have? Sarah Kaplan provides some insight to UofT News.

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