Gender Equality Index 2017: Release in the Council of the EU

11 Oct '17 Wed 10:0010/11/2017 5:00pm Council of Europe, Justus Lipsius building public Gender Equality Index 2017: Release in the Council of the EU Europe/Brussels 10/11/2017 10:00am
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On 11 October 2017, EIGE releases its 3rd edition of the Gender Equality Index!

The event is livestreamed and serves as a forum for around 300 decision-makers and practitioners to discuss recent trends and seek solutions to gender inequalities in the current political and economic context. 

The new features of the third edition include a more detailed analysis of the gender equality status for various groups of women and men. This ‘intersectional’ approach looks at factors beyond gender, such as age, disability and education.

What is more, it provides new data for social power and health behaviour, not measured in previous editions due to a lack of suitable indicators.  

  • Follow #EIGEIndex on social media for further updates and news on the Index.
  • Learn more about the conference and watch it broadcasted live here
  • Access EIGE's Gender Equality Index  2017 here
  • Find Gender Equality Index 2017 indicators & data under EIGE's Gender Statistics Database here