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PM welcomes progress on women on boards, but says there is still a long way to go

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

More businesses challenged to set out their plans to increase female representation at senior levels. External site: [Read the Women on Boards review on the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills website](http://www.bis.gov.uk/policies/business-law/corporate-governance/women-on-boards) External site: [WATCH: video of PM at the Downing St Women on Boards event](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7Ac0d6gvo0&feature=player_embedded) Download: [Download the FTSE 100 and 250 Targets for Women on Boards](http://www.number10.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Women-on-Boards-Targets-tables.xlsx) Download: [Read Prime Minister's letter regarding women on boards](http://www.number10.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/dsmfd21@no10-x-gsi-gov-uk_20111014_164128.pdf)