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PODCAST: Gender inequality - at work, at home and during the pandemic

Ahead of International Women's Day, a look at the issues around the ongoing fight for gender parity


06 March 2021 10:01 AM


ACN | Barcelona

Ahead of International Women's Day on March 8, a look at the ongoing fight for gender equality and the impact the pandemic has had on women. Press play below to listen or subscribe on Apple PodcastsGoogle Podcasts or Spotify.

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Laura Pous, Business and International Editor at ACN (the Catalan News Agency), and Cristina Tomàs White, Catalan News journalist, join Lorcan Doherty in Episode 18 of Filling the Sink to discuss gender inequality at work, at home, and during the pandemic.

Plus, four Catalan women – Núria Obiols Vives, the head of the maritime authority in Tarragona; Helena Guillén Díaz, a livestock farmer in the Pyrenees; Núria Martínez López, a process engineer in the automotive industry; and Montserrat Corominas, a businesswoman in Switzerland – on their experience as women working in sectors traditionally dominated by men.

Listen to more episodes of Filling the Sink below.


  • International Women's Day march in Tarragona, March 8, 2020 (by Mar Rovira)

  • International Women's Day march in Tarragona, March 8, 2020 (by Mar Rovira)