Gender equality stands high in the VDL Commission

State of the Union address 2023 Ursula von der Leyen’ speech of 13 September 2023. I would also like to thank you for the ground-breaking and pioneering work we did on gender equality. As a woman, this means a lot to me. We have concluded files that many thought...

EIGE gender equality index

The Gender Equality Index is a tool to measure the progress of gender equality in the EU, developed by EIGE. It gives more visibility to areas that need improvement and ultimately supports policy makers to design more effective gender equality measures. Measuring...
The European Commission campaign on gender stereotypes

The European Commission campaign on gender stereotypes

This campaign aims to raise awareness about the role gender stereotypes play in society. What gender instantly comes to mind when you think of a certain toy, a job, a sport, or even a colour? Gender stereotypes are deeply ingrained in our culture and are a root cause...