Gender Diversity in Non-Traditional Industries - Fact or Fiction?

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dc.contributor.author Algeo, Chivonne en_US
dc.contributor.editor Watt, C. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-28T10:05:33Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-28T10:05:33Z
dc.date.issued 2009 en_US
dc.identifier 2009000777 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Watt Chivonne 2009, 'Gender Diversity in Non-Traditional Industries - Fact or Fiction?', Australian Instiute of Project Management, Sydney, Australia, pp. 1-8. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 978-0-9804601-3-1 en_US
dc.identifier.other E1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/11532
dc.description.abstract This paper will explore gender diversity through the representation of women in several non-traditional industries in Australia. The construction, project management and academic sectors have been selected as they are perceived to be disciplines that are dominated by men. Through identifying what research has been undertaken and the programs that have been instigated through industry associations, an agenda for addressing gender diversity can be established. A review of the political environment in which these non-traditional sectors operate provides a framework to understand the policies and laws that guide gender diversity in Australia. The Federal Government are conducting a review into the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999 (the EOWW Act) and the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency (EOWA). Through providing inclusive reforms, men and women will have the opportunity to work in a fair and equitable society where gender is not an issue. en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.publisher Australian Instiute of Project Management en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon NA en_US
dc.title Gender Diversity in Non-Traditional Industries - Fact or Fiction? en_US
dc.parent 'Modernisation in Project Management: Flexibility, Risk, Integration and Sustainability': Proceedings of the 2009 AIPM Project Management Co en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Sydney, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 1 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 8 en_US
dc.cauo.name DAB.School of Built Environment en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 200205 en_US
dc.personcode 024651 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Culture, Gender, Sexuality en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom Project Management conference en_US
dc.date.activity 20091011 en_US
dc.location.activity Adelaide, Australia en_US
dc.description.keywords Gender diversity, project management, non-traditional industries, women en_US
dc.staffid en_US
dc.staffid 024651 en_US


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