‘We must reduce barriers and encourage women to participate in STEM’ – Archibald

Ireland“Sinn Féin MLA Dr Caoimhe Archibald has said we must break down barriers and challenge misconceptions which limit women’s participation in STEM subjects and careers. Speaking on International Day of Women and Girls in Science the East Derry MLA said: ‘The theme for this year is “Investment in Women and Girls in Science for Inclusive Green Growth” focusing on the empowerment of women and girls, promoting the achievement of full and equal access to careers in science …'” (more)

[Sinn Féin, 11 February]

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One Response to “‘We must reduce barriers and encourage women to participate in STEM’ – Archibald”

  1. D Says:

    There already is equal access to every course in ireland, by law. How do these people explain that there is still a disparity in genders who do various subjects even in the most equal countries on earth, e.g. Scandinavia, while Saudi and Indian women are more likely to do STEM than Irish women are? It’s an utter hoax.
    Where’s the push for men in teaching or women in roadsweeping anyway?

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