Women footballers playing for Australia’s national team will earn the same as their male counterparts under a deal unveiled on Wednesday and hailed as landmark for gender equality in sport.
The other fact laid bare in the Oxfam's report released on Monday is that the numbers show that 2,153 billionaires now have more wealth than the 4.6 billion poorest people on the planet.
In Australia, and almost certainly most countries, there have been stories of wage underpayment in mainly the food and hospitality industries.
From Greta Thunberg to Patricia Arquette, women have made impassioned clarion calls on everything from climate change and equal pay to #MeToo and education.
Samira Ahmed has won her sex discrimination claim against the BBC. As well as being a victory for Ms Ahmed, who will now receive almost £700,000 in back pay, this ruling
My fight for equal pay cost me my job, two years of my life and over £36,000 in legal costs. A steep price to pay, certainly — but one that I bore because, like many