This meeting is organised under EIGE’s cooperation with the Western Balkans and Turkey within the Instrument of Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) of the European Union and is funded by the European Commission.

The aim of the meeting is to gather stakeholders from the region to discuss bi-annual activities of 2021, Covid-19 impact to gender equality, future priorities and main challenges. We will also hear about the EU and EIGE’s gender equality priorities, new cycle of the Gender Equality Index and data collection on women and men in decision-making, Guidelines on strengthening data system on violence against women, as well as updates from the regional, international and civil society partners.

The 12th Regional Coordination Meeting will consist of two half-days organised remotely. The meeting will start on Wednesday, 19 May at 10:00 (EET, UTC +2) and finish on 20 May at 14:00. The meeting is closed to the registered participants only.

The meeting agenda is available under 'Resources' tab. Presentations of the speakers, visuals of the graphic facilitation and other background materials of the event are also saved here.