Gender equality

GAP III – What opportunities for local government and decentralised cooperation?

The European External Action Service (EEAS) and the European Commission Directorate General for Inte...
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Relive CIB webinar on the use of data to advance gender equality

On the 4th of November, the CIB working group organised a webinar on using data to advance gender eq...
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Round table on actions to accelerate gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls

The second expert round table organised by Fons Mallorquí on SDS 5 (Gender Equality) will take plac...
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Local and regional governments should be at the heart of 3rd EU Gender action plan!

The most recent webinar in a series on how local authorities and coalitions of associations can cont...
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African and European leaders take steps towards an African Charter for local gender equality

Nearly 60 local leaders from Africa and Europe gathered online on Tuesday (28 July) to discuss the c...
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Get inspired by the PLATFORMAwards laureates!

Strengthening citizens’ participation and promoting gender equality at the local level are at the ...
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Municipalities and regions lack visibility in the Eastern Partnership post 2020 Communication

The EU “does not sufficiently and clearly refer to the role of local and regional governments ...
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Women’s empowerment in EU external relations cannot happen without towns and regions

The European Commission (DG DEVCO) is currently preparing the EU action plan for gender equality and...
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Reinforcing dialogue on gender equality and informed local government reform in Georgia

The Eastern Partnership Coordination Seminar “Reinforcing dialogue on gender equality and informed...
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An^Mar and FAMSI build a bridge over the Mediterranean

More than 300 local and institutional leaders from Africa and Europe gathered in Seville (Spain) at ...
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VNG International: Towards better futures for all

“A municipality should represent its citizens, and respond to the needs and requirements of it...
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What happened at AIMF Congress in Phnom Penh?

More than 400 local elected officials, experts and partners gathered in Phnom Penh (Cambodia), from ...
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More than 1 000 participants at the 10th “Rencontres” of Cités Unies France!

Great success for the 10th edition of the “Meetings of local authorities’ international act...
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First step for the “Local Authorities Charter for Gender Equality in Africa”

A group of gender equality experts and local elected representatives from Africa and Europe met on 4...
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Head of DEVE and AFET committees: many new faces and two former active members

Member of the European Parliament (MEPs) from the Committees on Development (DEVE) and on Foreign Af...
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The “Local authorities Charter for gender equality in Africa” is getting drafted

This was an outcome of the 8th Africities Summit in Marrakech (Morocco) last November: the first me...
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Latvian municipalities are mobilised to localise the SDGs and sign the Charter of European Days of Local Solidarity!

5 June was the closing day of the European Week for Sustainable Development 2019 in Latvia. An excit...
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T. Taliashvili: “the European Parliament’s elections will give an indicative direction to Georgia”

Ms. Tamar Taliashvili, Vice-President of the National Association of Local Authorities of Georgia (N...
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A. Popsui: “Our City of Irpin is now member of  The European Charter for Equality” 

On July 3, Irpin (Ukraine) became the signatory of the EU Initiative “The European Charter for...
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500 local and regional leaders commit to embrace equality, diversity and inclusion

The curtains are just closing on the CEMR conference, where over 500 local and regional leaders gath...
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