Women minority in top companies
According to a recent study conducted by the CII, women account for less than 10% of the staff strength in the country’s top 200 companies. The Business Responsibility India Survey 2013, conducted by the CII’s Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development (CESD) revealed that 56 per cent of the companies had less than 10 per cent female staff. Such companies mainly operated in sectors such as mining, manufacturing, oil exploration, construction and engineering.
Read the Hindu Business Line news report here.