Work-life Balance

About the programme

The Commission for Citizenship and Gender Equality (CIG) was appointed Operator of the Work-life Balance Programme, in partnership with the Norwegian Equality and Anti-discrimination Ombud (LDO), within the scope of the EEA Grants 2014-2021, under the terms of the Memorandum of Understanding, signed in Lisbon, on May 22, 2017.

This programme will fund innovative and structuring projects and initiatives for the country in the areas of gender equality, work-life balance, domestic and gender-based violence and good governance.


Why it matters

The selected pojects in this programme shall work and contibute to: 

  • Guarantee the same opportunities for men and women in the labor market.
  • Improve the system for protection and prevention of violence against women and domestic violence.
  • Ensure women's civic and political participation.


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