Dorina Pojani attends Cultural Diversity and Innovation panel discussion
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Dorina Pojani attends Cultural Diversity and Innovation panel discussion

The Leadership Council on Cultural Diversity organized a panel discussion and networking event on Cultural Diversity and Innovation. Respect for cultural diversity and innovation is crucial for Australian planners, who are serving an increasingly international population base. Moreover, it has been proven that diverse workforces lead to better decision-making in business and government. Also, cultural … Continue reading

Dr Dorina Pojani and Dr Teresa Ubide attend “In conversation with Elizabeth Blackburn”
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Dr Dorina Pojani and Dr Teresa Ubide attend “In conversation with Elizabeth Blackburn”

UQ is working to improve gender equity in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine. In this ambit, an exclusive opportunity was offered to two SEES lecturers, Dr Dorina Pojani (planning) and Dr Teresa Ubide (volcanology) to hear Australia’s first female and 11th Nobel Laureate, Professor Elizabeth Blackburn AC, discuss gender equity and diversity issues in … Continue reading

New paper on transport poverty by Dorina Pojani published in Gender, Place, and Culture
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New paper on transport poverty by Dorina Pojani published in Gender, Place, and Culture

Abstract: Tirana, the Balkan capital examined in this study, displays patterns of gendered job search behavior and access, which are unique within contemporary Europe and even within post-socialist Central and Eastern Europe. Here, it is a rather spatially constricted job search range rather than transport poverty that prevents women living in first-ring suburbs from attaining … Continue reading