UK Athletics & British Athletics - What our colleagues #choosetochallenge
Category: Women in athletics, UK Athletics, Careers in sport, sport, Women in Sport, International Women’s Day, Athletics, athletes, sportswomen, British Athletics, UKA, female athletes
UK Athletics and British Athletics staff came together for International Women's Day 2021 and chose these 3 pledges to embed within their organisations, and to challenge any behaviours which would hinder these calls to action aimed at accelerating women's equality.
I will maintain a gender equal mindset.
I will celebrate women’s achievements.
I will help forge a gender equal world.
SOME SUGGESTIONS FOR HOW TO ACHIEVE THIS INCLUDED;
Champion women within the organisation that are committed to diversity to actively mentor other women.
Job Description and specifications should be attractive for both genders.
Support equal pay for equal work.
CELEBRATING FEMALE STAFF MEMBERS
Nomination received to celebrate Coral Nourrice for being part of the Female Coaches & High Performance Working Shadowing Programme in collaboration with UK Sport.
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