Öffentliche Anhörung des Ausschusses für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend des Deutschen Bundestages am 15. Oktober 2012 zum Thema 'Gleichstellung der Geschlechter'
Public hearing of the Committee on Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth of the German Bundestag on October 15th, 2012 on the topic 'Gender Equality'
Aims and objectives
To consult experts and stakeholders on the First Equality Report of the German federal government
Results and impact
The minutes of the public hearing are available on the website of the Committee on Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth of the German Bundestag (http://www.bundestag.de/bundestag/ausschuesse17/a13/anhoerungen/archiv/2...).
Committee on Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth of the German Bundestag
In the beginning of this public hearing, representatives of the federal government presented the First Equality Report, and two parliamentary groups presented motions. Subsequently, nine experts – including academics and the vice chairperson of the Deutscher Frauenrat, an umbrella organisation of German women's oranganisations – presented their opinions, followed by a one-hour question and answer session between parliamentarians and experts.