Call to Europe Budapest: towards a more gender balanced EU?

100th Anniversary of Women Suffrage Conference 2018 marked the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in […]
Speakers

04/12/2018

100th Anniversary of Women Suffrage Conference

2018 marked the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in many European countries. And yet, there is a lot still to do to achieve gender equality, notably in the world of politics. As we are approaching the European elections in May 2019, it is necessary to think not only about having as many women as possible in the next European parliaments but also to make the voices of women heard to shape European policies.

To that end, this conference is thought to contribute thinking about two core issues: 1) what have been the main improvements and challenges for women’s participation in politics; as also 2) what social democrats can do in the run up to the EP elections in 2019 to achieve genuine gender-equal representation.

We hope the conference will be a moment to reflect on how to avoid waiting another 100 years for men and women to share career, care work and housework equally and without being forced into a role or a specific task because of his or her gender.

This Call to Europe Event is co-organised by the Foundation for European Studies, Fondation Jean-Jaurès and Táncsics Mihály Alapítvány, and in cooperation with Gender Five Plus.

Find all related publications
Publications
16/02/2022

Creating Momentum for Fair Pay: Assessing Policies with Leverage

Fair pay has reached a critical point in debates and discussions: many countries are sharpening […]
15/02/2022

Three ideas for a stronger Social Europe in a post- Covid 19 recovery

Policy Study by FEPS Young Academic Network (FEPS YAN) Through its eclectic 20 principles, the […]
26/01/2022

Progressive Yearbook 2022

FEPS’ Progressive Yearbook has become a tradition and is now close to the heart of […]
09/11/2021

Fair Pay a European Race to Equality and Equal Opportunities for All

Fair pay is discussed in many countries around the world – from the USA and […]
Find all related events
Events
Upcoming
25 - 27/08/2022
Korčula (Croatia)

Korcula School 2022: Transforming Politics Through a Gender Lens

Initiated in 2012 by the CEE Network for Gender Issues, the “Korčula School” has become a recognised […]
Past
17/03/2022

CSW Parallel Event: Climate Justice as a Feminist Issue

17 March 2022, 19:00 – 20:30 On 17 March 2022, FEPS, Fondation Jean Jaurès, PES Women and UN […]
24/01/2022

8th Barbara Prammer Symposium

Monday, 24 January 2022, 10:00 – 14:15 CET In memory of Barbara Prammer, the SPÖ […]
Find all related news
News
03/03/2022

EU Care Atlas: how care deficits impact the gender earnings gap

While the attention is often focused on the gender pay gap (which averages 13% in […]
02/12/2021

FEPS Joins the Brussels Binder Think Tank Network

The Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) and the Brussels Binder commit to strengthening their […]