Advocacy & Development

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

News on gender issues in children's media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

UCLA study: Hollywood should realize "diversity sells"

2/25/2015

  • Variety
  • Hollywood Reporter, The

Women lag 2-to-1 as film leads and 8-to-1 as directors despite audiences responding positively to women-helmed films, according to the second annual Hollywood Diversity Report by UCLA's Ralph J. Bunch… Read More

Gay Politics Report

News about the LGBT community

Gay Politics Report

Published in partnership with: Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute

Trans citizens in India to benefit from housing quota

2/27/2015

  • Gay Star News

The Chhattisgarh state of India has set aside a housing quota for its transgender residents, a move that comes nearly a year after the Supreme Court of India recognized transgender citizens as a third… Read More

UN Wire

News covering the UN and the world

UN Wire

Published in partnership with: United Nations Foundation

UN Women chief: Mobile tech creates opportunities for women

2/27/2015

  • Inter Press Service

Mobile technology is a key to broadening women's employment and educational opportunities, improving literacy and moving development forward, said speakers at the United Nations’ Mobile Learning Wee… Read More

Community Association Management SmartBrief

News for community association managers

Community Association Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers

Pool rules may violate Fair Housing Act

2/24/2015

  • Charlotte Observer (N.C.), The

HOAs with posted pool rules may be in violation of the federal Fair Housing Act if they contain prohibitions targeted to a user's age, such as a common rule that disallows children under the age of 18… Read More

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Housing industry news and information

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The MacArthur Foundation

Respect gender preferences of transgender residents, feds say

2/25/2015

  • Al Jazeera

Homeless shelters should respect the gender identity of transgender individuals when it comes to admitting them into single-sex shelters, the Department of Housing and Urban Development said Friday. A… Read More

SmartBrief Insights

News for association leaders

SmartBrief Insights

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Can adding female directors boost your stock price?

2/10/2015

  • Quartz

A study says companies with greater gender diversity in the boardroom tended to experience less stock-price volatility. This article takes a close look at the research and what it might mean. Read More

BoardSource SmartBrief

News for Nonprofit Governance

BoardSource SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: BoardSource

ArtsPool cooperative framework to help NYC nonprofits

2/27/2015

  • Hyperallergic

The Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York, Big Dance Theater and Harbor Lights Theater Company have created ArtsPool to help ease the administrative burdens of New York City nonprofits. The initiativ… Read More