Friday, March 12, 2021

Divide tasks fairly at home, for fairer job opportunities!


Kids interrupting a Zoom conversation with silly faces or whining: cute for once, unworkable when it happens every day. Nevertheless, that is what many women experience, even without video meetings: care for children and the household still mainly ends up with them, with major consequences for their career and therefore also their wages. The corona crisis has further exacerbated this inequality.

On March 25, 2021, during its seventeenth edition of Equal Pay Day, the progressive women's movement is asking the side to share things fairly at home, for fairer job opportunities. For the first time, it also publishes the pay gap figures per region.

Read more at Equal Pay Day

Photographer: Jef Boes
Photo assistant: Jacob Heus
Agency: Mortierbrigade

Production by Initials L.A.