12 Oct '17, 11am

One in three women say they have seen sexism at ICANN

One in three women say they have seen sexism at ICANN Kevin Murphy , October 12, 2017, 11:47:50 (UTC), Domain Policy Almost a third of female members of the ICANN community say they have witnessed sexism in the community, according to the results of a recent survey. Asked “Have you ever experienced or witnessed what you perceive to be sexism or gender bias within the ICANN community?”, 30% of women respondents said “Yes”. Only 17% of men answered in the affirmative. Overall, 75% of respondents said they had not seen such biases in action. The broad survey into gender balance at ICANN was carried out over a month in June and July with a web-based tool and got 584 responses. Participants were self-selecting, and there were slightly more female respondents than male (going against the grain of usual participation data), so the results should probably not be considered complet...

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