Women's economic empowerment is not just a goal but a necessity for a strong democratic society
Women's Bureau Mission
Women in the workforce are vital to the nation's economic security. The Women's Bureau develops policies and standards and conducts inquiries to safeguard the interests of working women; to advocate for their equality and economic security for themselves and their families; and to promote quality work environments.
A Guide to Women´s Equal Pay Rights
This guide is designed to help working women understand their rights under certain laws that govern equal pay and compensation.
Check out the translations of the guide, here.
News and Events
Posted on June 17, 2013 at 2:40 PM EDT — Opportunities for women in the green industry was the focus of a green jobs forum hosted by the Women's Bureau in collaboration with Congreso de Latinos Unidos in Philadelphia on June 10.
Posted on June 17, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT — Several weeks of training sponsored by the Women's Bureau culminated in a June 7 event serving women veterans at Westchester Community College in New York.