Blandine Mollard

Gender Equality Researcher, EIGE

Blandine Mollard works as a Researcher in the Research and Indices Team of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) in Vilnius. She recently co-coordinated the 2022 edition of the Gender Equality Index with a thematic focus on the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on unpaid care. One of the co-authors of the 2021, 2020, 2019 and 2017 editions of the Gender Equality Index, she also oversaw EU-wide research on unpaid care work, youth and digitalisation and violence against women, including psychological violence. Before joining EIGE in 2016, she worked on Research and Statistics on gender issues in the Pacific Island Region for the Secretariat of the Pacific Community and in the Gender Coordination Unit of the International Organization for Migration in Geneva.