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  • High-Level Group on Gender Mainstreaming

    EIGE delegation participates at the meeting of the European Commission's High-Level Group on Gender Mainstreaming and is presenting on the topic of gender equality and care. EIGE delegation is meeting with officials of the Ministry of Labour and Social Economy of Spain to discuss EIGE's support to Spanish Presidency of the EU in respective policy areas.

  • Women’s empowerment in international climate governance

    With this event, the EEAS opens the debate on the nexus of climate and gender with the intent to promote women in decision making on all levels. EIGE, represented by Carla Bernardo , Seconded National Expert on Gender Mainstreaming, has been invited to speak about its work on gender equality and the Green Deal, teasing our upcoming statistical brief on...

  • High-Level stakeholder meetings in Brussels

    EIGE's Director Carlien Scheele is in Brussels for the high-level stakeholder meetings. Director Scheele is meeting with Director-General for Justice and Consumers, Ana Gallego Torres and the President of the Belgian Senate, Stephanie d'Hose.

  • Montenegro Gender Equality Index 2023 launch

    Montenegro will release its second Gender Equality Index. The index was established by the Statistical Office of Montenegro - MONSTAT, in cooperation with EIGE, under the Instrument of Pre-Accession (IPA) and within the defined methodology, using national and European data sources. The press conference on the occasion of launching the Gender Equality Index is organised jointly with the Montenegro Ministry...

  • EESC Conference on: Tackling energy poverty for a just transition

    The conference is organised under the auspices of the Spanish Presidency of the Council of the EU, focused on how to tackle energy poverty in the context of unprecedented energy crisis aggravated by the war in Ukraine. EIGE Director, Carlien Scheele , participated as a virtual speaker in the panel on 'Energy poverty with a gender lens'.

  • Meeting between EIGE and CINEA directors

    EIGE Director Carlien Scheele meets with CINEA Director Paloma Aba Garrote to exchange views on building a just and sustainable Europe.

  • Release of North Macedonia's 2nd Gender Equality Index

    EU candidate country North Macedonia releases its 2nd Gender Equality Index on 29 June. Dennis van der Veur, Head of Outreach and Engagement Unit and Davide Barbieri, Statistics Officer, EIGE will join the release event in Skopje to celebrate the common achievement as well as to present the Gender Equality Index for the EU and the first results of the...

  • Developing talent and fostering scientific and technological vocations in girls and teenagers

    On the eve of the Spanish presidency of the EU and in the context of the progress of Artificial Intelligence and the decrease in the participation of women in STEM careers, Casa Mediterráneo and the OECD convene this event to present the OECD report ‘Gender, Education, and Skills. The Persistence of Gender Gaps in Education and Skills ’. EIGE's Researcher...

  • Digital Services Act Stakeholder Event: Shaping the Future of Digital Services

    The first Digital Services Act (DCA) Stakeholder event presents a valuable chance for stakeholders to actively participate in the European Commission's efforts and offer their valuable perspectives towards implementing the DSA. The event offers the opportunity to engage with platform representatives, policymakers, and industry experts actively shaping digital services' future. EIGE’s Gender-based violence Researcher Diogo Costa will participate in a...

  • EIGE co-hosting 2 sessions at the European Sustainable Energy Week 

    EIGE joins the European Sustainable Energy Week and together with partners co-hosts 2 sessions. EIGE's researcher Blandine Mollard is speaking on the session titled 'Inclusivity and the clean energy transition: the skills perspective', which takes place on June 20, 2023. EIGE's Research Officer Annabel Wildschut is speaking on the session 'Stepping up: gender and intersectional perspectives towards a socially fair...

  • Co-hosted session at the European Sustainable Energy Week

    On June 20, Cedefop, JRC, EEA, and EIGE are jointly organising a session on ‘Inclusivity and the clean energy: the skills perspective' focusing on gender, regional, and youth aspects of the renewable energy sector. EIGE’s Research Officer – Gender Equality Annabel Wildschut will moderate the discussion on women's engagement and crucial skills for the green transition. On 21 June, Eurofound...