The European Parliament is holding its first ever European Gender Equality Week during the last week of October 2020.

2020 sees the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. This important milestone provides an opportunity to discuss the achievements and future challenges for the advancement of girls’ and women’s rights and gender equality. Therefore, the European Parliament, at the initiative of the Women’s Rights and Gender Equality Committee, decided to hold for the first time a European Gender Equality Week from Monday 26 to Thursday 29 October.

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Read the full programme of the Gender Equality Week from 26th – 30th October and participate!

Click for more on the European Parliament dedicated webpage