Social Issues

Lack of Women Tradies In The Industry

Posted on: Mon 4 Jun 2018

Women make up only 3% of people employed in electro-technology and 1% in construction and engineering. There has been a minimal growth in the number of women in this industry for a while but how can this change?

Lecturer of Sociology at Charles Sturt University, Dr Donna Bridges, speaks to Breakfast host, Tom Mann, about the lack of women tradies in the workforce.

Produced by Mariah Lattas

Image: Scott Lewis via Flickr


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