hide message

Welcome to the Resource Centre

We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.

Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.

This is only possible because of your support. Please make a donation today.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

You are being redirected to the story the piece of content is found in so you can read it in context. Please click the following link if you are not automatically redirected within a couple seconds:
en/uk-1-in-4-women-feel-discriminated-against-while-pregnant-or-after-returning-to-work-survey-finds#c74978

'Half the mothers I know have been driven from their jobs' (UK)

Author: Anne Richardson, Guardian (UK), Published on: 8 August 2013

When I was pregnant, I joined an antenatal group of eight women in south London who worked across a broad spectrum of careers. Two years on, only half of us work – stress and discrimination has driven the others from their jobs...For some of the mothers in my group, the problems started before their babies even arrived...Even those who were not forced out of work have struggled...Workplace obstacles for both pregnant women and those returning to work after maternity leave appear to be growing across all industries, and many barriers stand in the way of women who want to work, but also have a family.

Read the full post here