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Advisory Committee on equal opportunities for women and men (E01238)
Group which operates on a permanent basis
Policy Area:
Justice and Home Affairs
Lead DG:
JUST - DG Justice and Consumers
Formal, Permanent
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.
Publication in RegExp:
04 Oct 2005
Creating Act:
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
Link to Website:
Last updated:
13 May 2014
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