In the current economic climate, Europe needs to mobilise all its available talents. Research has shown that companies with more women at top level tend to perform better.
So why do women remain hugely underrepresented in all spheres of power and decision making in the EU?
To mark International Women’s Day on March 8 th, a new video from the European Commission Directorate General Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities looks at the too slow progress being made in bringing gender parity to the world of business and politics.
Type: Video news release Reference: I-060553 Date: 01/12/2008 Duration: 03:49 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Brussels,Gothenburg,Madrid Thesaurus: Equal opportunities, International day, Labour policy, Labour policy, Promotion of women’s rights, Social policy, Social policy, Women, Women’s work,Labour policy Personalities:Bibiana Alcalá de los Gazules
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