EC’s New Gender Action Plan Aims to Have 85% of External Actions Contribute to Gender Equality by 2025

EC’s New Gender Action Plan Aims

The European Commission’s Gender Action Plan III has marked an ambitious course of action to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in external actions. The plan aims to protect the gains made on gender equality in the last 25 years, which has been threatened by factors such as climate change, migration and the covid-19 pandemic, as well as accelerate progress on international goals.

News Release: International EU-Funded Consortium Launches Project to Analyze the Gender Perspective in Science, Technology and Innovation


1 NOVEMBER 2020. MADRID, SPAIN – An international consortium of 16 countries launched the Gender Equality in Science, Technology and Innovation in Bilateral and Multilateral Dialogues (GENDER STI) research project today. The project is co-funded by Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.   GENDER STI will analyze how gender equality matters ... Read more