Female academics at universities experience consistent disadvantages across multiple aspects of their working lives according to research released today by the Equality Challenge Unit.
Hidden Figures serves as a truly inspiring example of women, men and machine working together to make ground-breaking achievements in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).
A report from the Institution of Engineering and Technology showed that between 2012–2015, women made up 47 per cent of the UK's workforce but only 13 per cent of STEM workers.
After enduring discrimination and struggling to get an entry level role in corporate law, Funke Abimbola is now the most senior black lawyer in her field.
Women account for 31 of the 113 candidates who have been appointed to the Queen’s Counsel, while the number of black and minority ethnic candidates went up from nine to 16 appointees.