Where Are The Women? – Few Female Leaders In Labour Movement Despite Dominating Workforce

Women dominate the Jamaican workforce and trade union membership. However, when one examines the top-tier leadership of labour unions, women are grossly underrepresented.

The dearth of female leaders in labour unions was highlighted recently when an all-male panel gathered at The Gleaner’s Fourth Floor Forum at the North Street, Kingston, office to talk about the relevance of trade unions.

More information: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20170216/where-are-women-few-female-leaders-labour-movement-despite-dominating

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