Welcome to another issue of Women Across Frontiers, which explores the challenges faced by women working in male-dominated fields.
The participation of women in the labor force on a full and equal basis is an indispensable element of women’s empowerment. Globally, women have broken into fields traditionally dominated by men, such as politics, the law, medicine, science, and engineering. [read more]
Through her powerful photography, Sharon Attia explores ways in which collaborative culture – and boxing – can empower women and girls in male-dominated spaces.
“There’s a seniority system. You have to be really patient and respect the dancers who have been there a long time because they have so much more experience than you do”, reflects Sarah Lane.