Articles with tag : femm

Joint FEMM-SOC meeting assesses the work of the new Commission

10 Mar 2015, keywords : , , ,
The joint meeting of the CESI Women’s Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM) and Employment and Social Affairs (SOC) Committees took place today in Brussels at CESI’s premises. The participants assessed the work new European Commission and the European... Read more

The world of work for women is not the world of work for men

25 Mar 2014, keywords : , ,
`The world of work for women is not the world of work for men` were the opening lines from Eurofound’s representative Barbara Gerstenberger. Ms. Gerstenberger was addressing the difficult reality of gender issues in the workplace at CESI’s FEMM/SOC... Read more

Women in Europe still work 59 days ‘for free’

28 Feb 2014, keywords : , ,
Today (28 February) marks European Equal Pay Day, the date in the calendar year from which women really begin to be paid for their work as compared to men. This year women in Europe effectively work 59 days ‘for free’. The day brings attention to... Read more