Overcoming the Barriers Faced by in Women in Food and Agriculture

We spoke to Vesselina Shaleva, Deputy General Counsel at Bunge for Europe and Asia, and member of the WFA Advisory Board to understand more about the diversity issues faced in the industry and what companies like Bunge are doing to ensure a more diverse and inclusive environment.

By |2020-11-02T19:16:42+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Career & Personal Development, Leadership|0 Comments

The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) has made history by electing its first ever female president

The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) has made [...]

By |2020-07-13T11:59:13+01:00July 13th, 2020|Leadership|0 Comments

“We need to overcome the pay gap. In general, women are not as well paid as men and that can be off-putting to women”

Julia Ronghua Zhu, leads the [...]

By |2020-07-14T14:20:47+01:00November 28th, 2019|Leadership, Technology & Innovation|0 Comments

“They say when some women climb the ladder they pull the ladder up behind them. My boss was the exact opposite of that.”

A director of one of the UK’s retail giants, Judith Batchelar OBE has a wealth of experience in the agrifood business. She tells Olivia Midgley about the importance of acting on feedback, even if it’s negative, and why working part-time after raising a family doesn’t have to hinder your career.

By |2021-04-28T15:31:00+01:00October 24th, 2019|Leadership|0 Comments