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EWL Beijing+20 in January - Women’s economic independence: the foundation of all rights
[Brussels, 5 January 2014] Did you know that at the current pace of progress, it will take 70 years to close the gender pay gap and 40 years to see equal share of housework in Europe? That women (...)
Women’s rights are not negotiable!
[Brussels, 10 December 2014] On Thursday 11th December, the Council of the EU will discuss the Maternity Leave Directive, the Women on Boards Directive and the EU Directive on Equal Treatment. In (...)
2 years overdue campaign feels its first kick
[Brussels, 18 April 2013] Good news! EWL maternity campaign 2 years overdue has received a positive response regarding a meeting with the Irish Presidency.
The campaign is pushing for the second (...)
Press Release: Offical Launch of the 50/50 Mentoring Campaign
Launch of the 50/50 Mentoring Campaign
Tuesday 09 April 2013
Room: A5 G305
The European Women’s Lobby is delighted to announce the launch of the 50/50 (...)
Women on boards: a first step towards meritocracy
European Women’s Lobby welcomes Commission’s legislative proposal for greater gender balance on boards of administration and calls on EU legislators to strengthen text
[Brussels, 15 November 2012] (...)
Allow female professional cycling teams to race the Tour de France!
[Brussels, 19 July 2013] Four female triathlon and cyclist champions call on the Amaury Sport Organization to allow women to have the opportunity to compete at the same cycling events as men, and (...)
Share your views on EU Citizenship for women!
[Brussels, 03 August 2012] Ahead of the upcoming European Year of Citizens 2013, the European Commission has launched a Public Consultation to give the chance to individuals to give their views (...)
Nominate to the MEP Awards today!
[Friday 27 July 2012] Today is the deadline to nominate Members of the European Parliament to the MEP Awards 2012 and recognise those who have made outstanding contributions towards the (...)