05 Feb '18, 4pm

Safe spaces: Tackling sexual harassment in science

Through this 3-month long investigation, Mongabay examined a variety of common situations in sciences where people are victimized by uneven power dynamics and abuses of authority in the sciences across the Americas. Most of those who spoke to Mongabay for this story asked to remain anonymous for fear of serious repercussions for their career. Though those interviewed were based throughout the Americas, Mongabay has received other tips from around the world describing a wide variety of abuses of power. Far away from the red carpets of Hollywood, an aspiring scientist in Guyana, South America, is being discouraged by her parents from going on a field trip because of worries for her reputation and safety. They’ve heard stories of what can happen to young women on such expeditions. “Often more than 90 percent of our field staff are male,” logistics assistant Natasha* told Mong...

Full article: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/02/safe-spaces-tackling-se...

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