Check out the new publication: “The Europe we want? Feminist approaches to gender, migration, and democracy“ November 2018,  WIDE Download: http://www.wide-netzwerk.at/images/publikationen/2018/TheEuropeWeWant-FeministApproaches-Migration.pdf It is a publication of the WIDE network on gender and migration, aspects of refugees and has a focus on challenges in Spain, Austria, Poland, Belgium and Spain. Information in Englisch: http://www.wide-netzwerk.at/index.php/international/365-wide-publication-the-europe-we-want Project partners were: … Read more

What’s a Gender Focal Point within an organisation? What does this function entail? How can GFPs make the difference? The course is the chance for strengthening your capacities to effectively act as an agent of change. Jointly developed and implemented by UN Women Training Centre and ITCILO, the course has trained more than 300 GFPs all … Read more

Violence in the world of work is a threat to the dignity, security, health and well-being of everyone. It has an impact not only on workers and employers, but also on their families, communities, economies and society as a whole. In the course of this training, experts will share innovative initiatives, instruments and strategies to tackle … Read more

Women’s rights cannot be fully attained in the conditions of conflict and violence. And no society can call itself truly peaceful unless it has achieved gender equality, and ensured women’s meaningful participation in decision-making at all levels, including on peace and security. The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) … Read more

In May 2018, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the World Conference on Human Rights, the Vienna+25 conference brought together experts from all world regions: High-level representatives of the UN, human rights defenders and Independent human rights experts from civil society and academia, regional, sub-regional and national human rights institutions as well as … Read more

Download: click here Policymakers and practitioners around the world are increasingly interested in supporting women’s and girls’ empowerment, and many researchers are grappling with how best to measure empowerment in impact evaluations. J-PAL’s research resource, A Practical Guide to Measuring Women’s and Girls’ Empowerment in Impact Evaluations, gathers insights from the experiences of J-PAL affiliated researchers … Read more

15-06-2018 This study, commissioned by the European Parliament’s Policy Department for Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs at the request of the FEMM Committee, is designed to identify in which fields and by which means the backlash against gender equality and women’s and girls’ rights in six countries (Austria, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia) is … Read more

Here you can access the interesting website of CONCORD, where you find relevant news on the EUs Development Cooperation and Humanitarin Assitance regarding Women´s and Girls Empowerment: Concord website

EIGE At EIGE´s  website you can find a lot of useful information on the status of gender equality in Europe. You can access it here: http://eige.europa.eu/