We support Welsh businesses. We plan and deliver highly successful projects. We influence policy. We undertake original research to strengthen our understanding of the issues affecting women's progression in the workplace. We support and take part in numerous Networks across Wales.
Women entering and progressing at work face a number of barriers that specifically hinder their career paths.
The work we undertake also fully supports the economic need in Wales to make full use of women’s skills.
With women making-up the majority of the population in Wales, and as a truly democratic society, this imbalance has to be redressed. Not just to be fair to women, but also to ensure that in our small country we develop and encourage the best talent, regardless of gender.
So much of our work is because of the following barriers faced by women in Wales:
To find out more about the 5-Key Issues that impact on women’s progression in the workplace, read our research — A Woman’s Place — Key findings from a study of women’s roles in the Welsh workforce.