Published: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 12:01:25 +0100Copyright: (C) BBC 2007
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Fri, 27 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100Women volunteering: how is their experience changing? Baroness Julia Neuberger, the new Champion for Volunteering and Geraldine Peacock, the former chair of the Charities Commission, talk about the changing nature of volunteering, traditionally an area that’s drawn on women’s talents and time.
Thu, 26 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100Advances in foetal screening are creating ethical and emotional dilemmas as a growing number of parents confront the fact that their unborn baby has physical abnormalities.
Wed, 25 Jul 2007 11:00:00 +0100After thirty years of fighting gender inequality, the Equal Opportunities Commission is on its way out. On October 1st it will cease to exist, and the Commission for Equality and Human Rights will be launched in its place. In her first broadcast interview, the new commission's Chief Executive, Nicola Brewer, talks to Jenni about her new job. What does she regard as the main obstacles to equality for men and women? And how does she respond to concerns that women’s issues will not be given sufficient attention when this “super-watchdog” has to deal with so much more besides?
Tue, 24 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100How easy is it to find good quality, affordable childcare in the holidays? Jenni talks to Minister Beverley Hughes and the childcare charity, Daycare Trust.
Mon, 23 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100Benazir Bhutto talks to Miriam O'Reilly about her plans to return to Pakistan and stand in the forthcoming elections.