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Optimalizace institucionálního zabezpečení rovných příležitostí žen a mužů v ČR

Unofficial title in English: 
Optimalisation of the institutional mechanism for equal opportunities for women and men in the Czech Republic

Funding body

Structural Funds + Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

Aims and objectives

The project responds to the current unsatisfactory situation in the area of equal opportunities for women and men in the country. The aim of the project is, through international partnerships, to identify, compare and evaluate transferable tools and policies promoting equal opportunities for women and men abroad and subsequently identifying good practice in the Czech Republic, which will improve access to equal opportunities for women and men in the Czech Republic.

Results and impact

none yet

Creator/owner/responsible institution

Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

Contact: marie.klusackova@mpsv.cz

Contents/activities/services

The main objective of the project is to exchange experience with foreign partners, optimize the national mechanism for the promotion of equal opportunities for women and men in the country, and to draft a medium-term strategy of equal opportunities for women and men ČR. Other objectives of the project are: - analyzing gender equality in the Czech Republic - optimizing the functioning of the Government, its four committees and working groups - optimizing the collection of statistical data on the issues - analyzing the impact assessment of legislative and non-legislative submitted to the Government in the field of equal opportunities. The plan is to introduce GIA through the project.

Additional information

Duration: 2012-2015