Companies In Iceland Now Required To Demonstrate They Pay Men, Women Fairly

By Camila Domonoske. Source: NPR, opb.org Starting this week, companies in Iceland are required to demonstrate that they pay male and female employees fairly — without gender discrimination — or face daily fines. The law, which was passed last year and went into effect on Monday, is believed to be the first of its kind in the Read More …

BPW Foundation Attends Veterans Health Care Bill- Signing Ceremony

BPW Foundation representatives and founding members of the Joining Forces Mentoring Plus program attended the signing of the Veterans Health Care bill at Fort Belvoir, VA on Thursday, August 7, 2014.  President Obama enacted a $16.3 billion emergency spending measure that provides greater veteran access to non-VA health-care providers, among other reforms in the system. Read More …