The attack in Orlando has raised questions over the progression of LGBT+ acceptance worldwide. There is a perception that all LGBT+ issues have been solved post marriage equality - this is not the case.
Over the last number of years, Ireland has made its mark as a thriving research environment, one with a unique combination of large-scale strategic and technical manufacturing.
The number of women in senior higher education STEM posts in Ireland is being boosted by an award scheme that recognises how institutions are improving gender equality.
The tech and science sectors have a serious gender gap, says Ann O’Dea, CEO of leading tech news service Silicon Republic, and it’s time it was fixed.
Businesses are increasingly realising that a commitment to equality for lesbian, gay, bi-, trans- and intersex people leads to happier staff - and business benefits.