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Policy Paper – Win-Win: How Wo(men) can benefit Central and Eastern Europe in the post-COVID-19 recovery

Author: Patricia Ahanda * Patricia AHANDA is a Consultant, Founder of Lydexperience, an expert on issues of equality, leadership, and female entrepreneurship, and a French Politician. Women represent half of the world’s population and thus half of the world’s economic potential. Gender equality is a necessary foundation for the establishment of peaceful societies with sustainable development. In this context, the […]

Women in Technology

How many women work in IT and what are the pay gaps between men and women in IT positions? Why did the opportunity to work in IT during the pandemic become even more actual? Learn from the report “Women in Technology“, which was prepared by the organization Female Algorithm with the support of the Center of International Enterprise-Report. The report […]

TATRA SUMMIT 2021 SIDE EVENT Win-Win: How Wo(men) can benefit Central and Eastern Europe in the post- COVID19 recovery

The 10th edition of the GLOBSEC Tatra Summit 2021 brought several interesting discussions on pressing issues such as the Post-pandemic World, Economic Recovery after Pandemic, the European Green Deal and Energy Transition, Change of Fiscal-Monetary Policies, and more. One of the focus groups Win-Win: How Wo(men) can benefit Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) in the post- COVID19 recovery featured Ingrid Brocková, […]

CEE Her x Ženy v Meste

In order to support local and regional efforts to foster gender equality, diversity, and inclusion. GLOBSEC has joined forces with Slovak media outlet Ženy v Meste and their unique database of women professionals – Ženy Inak – to amplify absent female voices in Slovakia. The aim is to change the societal narrative which disadvantages women when pursuing relevant career paths […]

Untapped Potential of Women to Strengthen EU Foreign Policy

On 19 July 2021, GLOBSEC organised an online event under the umbrella of the CEE Her Initiative in cooperating with the Blue Door Consulting and ENGAGE – ‘Envisioning a New Governance Architecture for a Global Europe’. At the time when the EU has set ambitious goals for its external action, including the gender equality component within the Gender Action Plan […]

Erasing the Dividing Line: Closing the Gender Gap through Education

GLOBSEC Bratislava Forum has, once again, hosted CEE Her Breakfast on the side-lines of the conference on 16 June 2021. GLOBSEC, as an organisation aware of how gender imbalance affects the quality of policy outcomes, hopes to be able to shape the societal narrative on the topic and support the advancement of women in the field of (digital) education. The […]

The United Nations Advocates for “Positive Action”

Source: United Nations On 30 March 2021, during the Generation Equality Forum in Mexico, 49 women ambassadors to the United Nations in New York expressed a need for an equal recovery from the pandemic since the “COVID-19 crisis has a woman’s face.” The impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on women has been strengthened by the secondary effects of the virus. […]