Gender on the agenda

Reidy, Heath
May 2010
Professional Engineering;5/19/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on an investigation done by the company EngineeringUK regarding the low number of female engineers in the Great Britain as compared to other European countries. According to a survey, only 9 percent of engineering professionals in the Great Britain are women. Paul Jackson, Chief Executive of the company believes that traditional image of engineering is one of the main reasons for low number of female engineers. It discusses several engineering support groups for women.


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