International news item
As the U.S. continues to adapt to a new administration and changing EEO/AA policies, Iceland has announced an aggressive stance on equal pay.
See story posted on Yahoo and excerpt below:
LONDON (AP) — Iceland will be the first country in the world to make employers prove they offer equal pay regardless of gender, ethnicity, sexuality or nationality, the Nordic nation's government said Wednesday — International Women's Day.
The government said it will introduce legislation to parliament this month, requiring all employers with more than 25 staff to obtain certification to prove they give equal pay for work of equal value.