Impact on women in the STEM workforce
Hard won gains for women’s advancement in the STEM workforce are now at risk of a major setback due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The findings are in a research report commissioned by the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology through the Rapid Research Information Forum.
Academies join forces to launch COVID-19 expert database
Australia’s learned academies have come together to launch a searchable database of leading experts to help tackle COVID-19. The COVID-19 Expert Database will allow governments, researchers, businesses and others to easily access the expertise they need across a wide range of fields.