European Commission - Report on equality between women and men 2014
[Brussels, 13 March 2015]
Last Friday, March 5th, the European Commission published its annual report on equality between women and men. The report highlights some of the progress made on the (...)
Time to act now to end prostitution and sexual exploitation! Women’s organisations celebrate the first anniversary of the Honeyball resolution
[Brussels, 26 February 2015] One year ago, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) adopted a historic resolution on ‘Prostitution and sexual exploitation and its impact on gender equality’, also (...)
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 (...)
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
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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 (...)