Articles & Features

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 25-26.

This correspondence explores the importance of women within global health care and the opportunity to produce win-win gender-transformative dividends across the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular SDG 3 (good health and well-being), SDG 5 (gender equality) and SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth).
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 494-495.

This commentary identifies male investigators are 1.4 times more likely to receive funding than female investigators. Reasons behind this gender disparity are explored, developing SDG 5 (gender equality).
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 499-502.

Directly contributing to SDG 5 (gender equality), this commentary explores the potential of goal-oriented organisations such as TIME'S UP to coordinate the responses and develop solutions to gender discrimination and harassment within the healthcare industry.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 609-610.

Advancing SDG 5 (gender equality), this viewpoint piece explores the gender dynamics that contribute to the under-representation of women, not only in the workplace, but in higher learning institutions as well.
Elsevier,

Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 523-524.

This correspondence contributes to SDG 5 (gender equality), SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities), seeking to improve inclusion and diversity in science within low and middle-income countries (LMICs).
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 519-520.

Exploring SDGs 5 (gender equality) and 8 (decent work and economic growth), this perspective piece discusses the impacts of rapid privatisation and liberalised labour markets on women within Eastern Europe following the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Elsevier,

The Lancet, Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 9-11.

Contributing to SDGs 5 (gender equality) and 3 (good health and well-being), this correspondence explores sources of bias in grant selection processes within the USA's medical and scientific industry. Recognition of such factors has the potential to advance career development of women within science and develop future funding of diverse medical research.
Elsevier,

Volume 393, Issue 10171, 9–15 February 2019, Pages 19-20.

This correspondence contributes to SDG 3 (good health and well-being), SDG 4 (quality education), and SDG 5 (gender equality). In particular, this piece celebrates the female health volunteers of Nepal and expresses the importance of such roles in driving forward the health-related Millennium Development Goals and targets.

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