Who Runs the World? Women in Construction

GALLIT ITZHAKI | October 23, 2019

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We’re showcasing the movement that is changing the face of construction-and the organizations behind it. Women account for only 10% of the construction industry. Mentoring, educating and honoring women in the industry can help close that serious gap. There is definitely momentum to support and hire women in construction, but many are still looking for ways to move the needle a bit faster.

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