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Japan Mulls Workforce Goals for Women

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Science  22 Apr 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5721, pp. 483
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5721.483b

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TOKYO-- A government advisory committee has suggested that Japan's publicly supported universities and labs set targets for hiring more women and that the government monitor their progress and publicize the results.