The Advisory Committee on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men is assisting the Commission in formulating and implementing the Community's activities aimed at promoting equal opportunities for women and men. It is also fostering ongoing exchanges of relevant experience, policies and practices between the Member States and the various parties involved.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views
delivers opinions to the Commission on any matter of relevance to the promotion of equal opportunities in the EU.
Decision 2008/590/EC: Commission Decision of 16 June 2008 relating to the setting up of an Advisory Committee on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men