Articles & Features

Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 524-526.

Developing SDG 5 (gender equality), this correspondence explains Australia's strategy to achieve gender equality in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 560-569.

Directly contributing to SDG 3 (good health and well-being), SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth), this review promotes why gender equality in science, medicine and global health matters for health and health-related outcomes.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 526-527.

Contributing to SDG 5 (gender equality), this correspondence explores Yemeni women's underrepresentation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The article discusses the challenges women face because of their societies' cultures and institutional rules.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 587-593.

This review piece highlights the chronic lack of recruitment, promotion, and retention of women in science and medicine. Developing SDG 5 (gender equality), this article expresses systemic, structural, organisational, institutional, cultural and societal barriers to equity and inclusion.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 527-528.

Focussing on SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth) and SDG 5 (gender equality), this correspondence explores the gender gaps present within China's science and medical professions. Women, and in particular ethnic-minority women are largely under-represented within these senior level career sectors.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 594-600.

Developing SDG 5 (gender equality), this health policy piece seeks to improve the career progression of women and ethnic minorities in public health universities by including staff diversity data in university rankings.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 528-529.

This correspondence discusses the changing vocabulary around gender equality within scientific publications. Such shifting vocabulary indicates accelerating change towards SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth).
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 601-603.

Directly relevant to SDGs 5 (gender equality), 3 (good health and well-being) and 8 (decent work and economic growth), this viewpoint proposes four critical recommendations to achieve women's representation and gender-inclusive practices across every level of science, medicine and global health.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 529-530.

This correspondence develops SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth). By discussing the challenges and opportunities faced by disparate professional women over generations, valuable lessons, learning and skills can develop, enabling gender equality to flourish.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 604-608.

Contributing to SDG 5 (gender equality), SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and SDG 4 (quality education), this viewpoint piece explores USA and UK women's participation in higher education and their representation as researchers and leaders in science, medicine and global health fields.

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