8th March 2016

Q&A - Commission contribution to promote gender equality

On the occasion of International Women's Day, the European Commission published its priorities in the area of gender equality.


The Strategic engagement focuses on the following five priority areas:

1. Increasing female labour market participation and equal economic independence;

2. Reducing the gender pay, earnings and pension gaps and thus fighting poverty among women;

3. Promoting equality between women and men in decision-making;

4. Combating gender-based violence; protecting and supporting victims;

5. Promoting gender equality and women's rights across the world.

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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic