Women’s advocacy hearing set for Tuesday in Louisville

Topics include employment advances, wages

commissionLOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 25, 2015) — The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights will hold a Women’s Advocacy Hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage. The free event is open to the public.

Presenters from women’s organizations will present statistics and trends on the status of women in society and in Kentucky in particular. Presenters and attendees are invited to share issues of concern and recommendations for how public policies can be improved in the areas of women’s wages, health equity and advancement in employment. The data gathered at the event is intended for the ears of policymakers and those known to be catalysts for change.