Institute for Women's Policy Research http://wunc.org en The Status of Women in Eastern North Carolina http://wunc.org/post/status-women-eastern-north-carolina <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="">Earlier this year the Institute for Women’s Policy Research <a href="http://www.iwpr.org/publications/pubs/the-status-of-women-in-north-carolina">conducted a study regarding the status of women and girls in North Carolina</a>, commissioned by the <a href="http://www.councilforwomen.nc.gov/">North Carolina Women's Council</a>.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:09:04 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 25361 at http://wunc.org The Status of Women in Eastern North Carolina Report Shows Women Have Advanced http://wunc.org/post/report-shows-women-have-advanced <p>A new report shows the education and economic status of women in North Carolina has improved dramatically in recent decades.<br><br><strong>Leoneda Inge:</strong> Preliminary findings in the 2012 “Status of Women in North Carolina” report show women have more Associate Degrees, Bachelor’s Degrees and graduate degrees than men. Beth Briggs is executive director of the North Carolina Council for Women.<br> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 10:35:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 1818 at http://wunc.org