• We mean emp♀werment! - EUIPO lunchtime conference

    The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) organises an internal conference in the context of international women's day. EIGE's Head of the Outreach and Engagement Unit, Dennis van der Veur, will participate as a speaker to discuss different aspects of gender inequality.

  • EBA conference on Gender equality

    The Conference from the European Banking Authority is organised in two panels. The first one will tackle the topic of 'Gender equality in the financial sector'. The second one will be on 'Setting gender equality in motion within EU bodies': exchange of views and ideas. EIGE's Director Carlien Scheele will give the conclusive speech.

  • Interparliamentary Committee Meeting on the topic of 'Gender aspects of energy poverty'

    On the occasion of International Women's Day 2023, the Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality of the European Parliament organises an interparliamentary committee meeting to discuss the topic: 'Gender aspects of energy poverty'. The cost-of-living crisis has a disproportionate impact on certain demographic groups, including women. EIGE's director, Carlien Scheele, will participate in the discussion, presenting EIGE's latest research...

  • 'Gender Balance Forum: International rankings, good practises and lessons for a gender-balanced public sector workforce

    The event is organised by the World Bank and the Institute of Public Administration of Saudi Arabia. EIGE participates in the session on international experiences and lessons of gender balance programs: international rankings and methodologies. Milana Lazic, EIGE Project Manager, will present good practices in gender balance indicators and observatories outside the EU.

  • ‘We Call It Feminism’: Feminism for a better world

    The Spanish Ministry of Equality organises a three day meeting under the name We Call It Feminism. During the event, feminists from all over the world, either as activists, academics or politicians will discuss how to work towards the goal of equality. EIGE's director, Carlien Scheele, will particpate in the meeting to give her insights. She will be joined by...

  • The role of men and boys in advancing gender equality and breaking gender stereotypes

    Within the framework of the EU Mutual Learning Programme in Gender Equality, aiming at cultivating conversations and sharing experiences on good practices on gender equality in Europe, this event is co-organised by the European Comission and co-host countries, Ireland and Austria. Participants, including EIGE, will discuss the role of men and boys in advancing gender equality and breaking gender stereotypes...

  • DG REFORM flagship project: 'Gender mainstreaming in public policy and budget processes'

    This flagship project aims to increase the awareness of policies for promoting Gender Equality across seven EU Member States. The project supports the beneficiary administrations to analyse policies and budgeting processes from a gender mainstreaming perspective. EIGE will support the general Gender budgeting training sessions on 14 and 16 February. Ligia Nobrega, EIGE's Gender Statistics Database Officer, will give a...

  • Meeting of a support committee of the project 'Gender pension gap'

    This is a working meeting, which EIGE, as part of the support committee to the Belgian presidency (2024), attends. The meeting aims at reviewing and discussing academic evidence on gender pension gaps. EIGE's role is to review a background paper and provide feedback, if possible.

  • The "Young Researchers' Voices Heard for Gender Equality" Conference

    Jolanta Reingarde, Senior Researcher at EIGE, will take part in the "Making Young Researchers' Voices Heard for Gender Equality" conference which will take place on 14-15 February 2023 in Malta. Action CA20137's main goal is to increase the visibility of inequalities faced by young researchers from a gender perspective and to promote sustainable dialogue between young researchers and stakeholders in...

  • Socialists & Democrats hearing on 'A methodology for Gender mainstreaming in the EU budget'

    The hearing 'A methodology for Gender mainstreaming in the EU budget', is organised by the Socialists & Democrats (S&D) Committee on Budget in cooperation with S&D FEMM committee in the European Parliament. The event will examine how the methodology was developed and what were the constraints and challenges. Gender Mainstreaming Team Leader, Helena Morais Maceira, will attend the meeting on...