Gender

How Bolivia and Rwanda leave the German Bundestag in the dust 

Monday 06 November 2017 | Marcel Pauly
Marie Segger
Patrick Stotz
| Spiegel Online

The new Bundestag is fairly average – at least as far as the proportion of women and young MPs is concerned. An international comparison shows that, elsewhere, things are done differently.


Female unemployment is declining more in the Netherlands than in the EU

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate among women was 4.0 percent in the Netherlands in May 2018, compared to 5.6 percent in May 2017, while in the same period unemployment among women in the EU has decreased from 8.0 to 7.3 percent.


The gender gap is not narrowing

Thursday 18 January 2018 | VoxEurop

In the last ten years, women’s unemployment progressively fell almost to that of men, but in many countries there still are huge differences.


Turkey: the map of violence against women 

Friday 09 March 2018 | Fazıla Mat
| OBC Transeuropa

An interview with Ceyda Ulukaya, journalist and the creator of the first map of femicides in Turkey – an original and appreciated data journalism project.


Gender gap in the ICT sector

Thursday 15 March 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A recent research conducted by the European Institute for Gender Equality shows how much the gap is widening between women and men regarding employment in the ICT sector.  


Gender imbalance in media is still too high

Monday 21 May 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Bylines and photos in news outlets are featuring a much higher share of men than women, a multi-country research by the European Journalism Observatory finds.


The ICT sector is booming. But are women missing out?  in depth

Thursday 19 April 2018 | Catherine André
Marzia Bona
| OBC Transeuropa
VoxEurop

Job creation in the ICT sector could help address the gender divide in Europe's labour market - but current trends suggest more work needs to be done.


Gender equality (EIGE)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Institute For Gender Equality (EIGE) is an independent European agency which aims to promote and strengthen gender equality within the EU.


The most comprehensive overview of the gender pay gap in the UK

Friday 30 March 2018 | VoxEurop

With the deadline to submit salary details for male and female staff in the UK just days away, early findings show that almost 90 per cent of women still work for companies that pay them less than male colleagues


Women still work more and enjoy less free time 

Thursday 08 March 2018 | Francesca Barca
| VoxEurop

Despite active gender equality policies, in every European country men have more daily leisure time than women, while women spend more time on domestic, unpaid work.