European Institute for Gender Equality – EIGE in brief 2017
The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) works to promote and ensure equal opportunities for women and men across Europe and beyond. EIGE’s research paves the way for greater understanding and awareness of gender equality in all areas of society. By highlighting the progress still to be made and providing reliable, practical information, EIGE supports policymakers to improve the lives of women and men and so bring Europe closer to gender equality. With sound expertise and knowledge and an extensive online library with a wide collection of publications and resources, EIGE is on the way to achieving its mission to become the EU knowledge centre on gender equality.