Project NO! in the blue ribbon campaing
Project NO! in the blue ribbon campaing

Project NO! joins the Blue Ribbon Campaign to raise awareness of the importance of preventing abuse and promoting the protection of children's rights

How big is unpaid care work in Portugal?
How big is unpaid care work in Portugal?

The care needs of the elderly population currently represent about 35% of all the necessary care work in Portugal, a figure that may rise to 41% already in 2030 and to 51.4% in 2050.

BridGEs launched the website
BridGEs launched the website

The BridGEes website has information about the project and will be updated with news about project initiatives, the results achieved, and the dissemination activities.

BridGEs: Opening Session
BridGEs: Opening Session

BridGEs: Opening Session on March 10th is aimed at companies and organizations interested in understanding whether their work contexts are promoters of equality and in improving their policies and practices of gender equality, reconciliation, and inclusion of diversity.

Promova Project begins cross mentoring
Promova Project begins cross mentoring

The EEA Grants Promova Project will enter its last phase. Cross mentoring. A matching event will be held where mentors and mentees will finally meet.

Oeste + Igual Project kick-off meeting
Oeste + Igual Project kick-off meeting

OesteCIM launches pilot project in the implementation of policies and good practices in the areas of Gender Equality and Reconciliation of Professional, Family and Personal Life

Women's leadership
Women's leadership

Isabel Vaz, CEO of Luz Saúde Group, highlights the importance of diversity in the leadership of companies during the 1st training module of Project Promova.

Digital Get Together | Promova Project
Digital Get Together | Promova Project

Last May and June, CIP, in partnership with NovaSBE, organized two online events with Promova participants, labelled as Digital Get Together. Promova is a Pre-Defined Project (PDP) of the “Worklife Balance and Gender Equality" Programme.

PDP3 - Data collection of the Survey on Fertility concluded
PDP3 - Data collection of the Survey on Fertility concluded

Statistics Portugal carried out the second edition of the Fertility Survey. This survey is part of the PDP3-Project National Statistics System on Gender Equality, promoted by Statistics Portugal and financed by the EEAGrants (Work-life Balance Programme).

Open Call#2 - Extended deadline
Open Call#2 - Extended deadline

The deadline for submitting applications to "Open Call # 2 - Combating sexual segregation in educational and professional choices" has been extended: deadline postponed to 19 June 2020.

Promova Project gathers participants on the 1st Digital Get Together
Promova Project gathers participants on the 1st Digital Get Together

The Confederation of Portuguese Business (CIP) held, on April 14, in partnership with NovaSBE, the 1st Digital Get Together of the Promova Project, which aimed to provide a moment of interaction and knowledge of the participants. A new Digital Get Together has already been scheduled to take place on May 19th, under the theme "Female Leadership: What can I, as a woman, do to change?"

Launch of the Open Call # 2 – Projects to combat sex segregation in educational and professional choices
Launch of the Open Call # 2 – Projects to combat sex segregation in educational and professional choices

Launched to match the celebrations of the International Women's Day, on the 8th March, this call is a fundamental tool to promote educational and professional choices free of gender stereotypes, and the full and equal participation of women and men in the labour market. These are strategic objectives of the Action Plan for Equality between Women and Men, and part of the Portugal + Equal Strategy 2018-2030.

Launching of the PROMOVA Project
Launching of the PROMOVA Project

As part of the Work-life Balance Programme, the Predefined Project “Gender Equality Opportunities in Senior Management” - PROMOVA - was lauched on November 18th, at CIP, Lisbon.

CIP presents Promova Project
CIP presents Promova Project

The Portuguese Business Confederation (CIP) presents, on the November 18th, the Promova Project. This is a Predefined Project (PDP) funded by the Work-life Balance and Gender Equality Programme.

Bilateral initiative: Gender Equality Conference
Bilateral initiative: Gender Equality Conference

The Gender Equality Conference, in Reykjavík, Iceland was held on 31 October and 1 November, to strengthen bilateral relations between countries, promote cooperation under the EEA Grants Financial Mechanism, share and disseminate best practices and lessons learned in the field of Gender Equality.

Bilateral initiative: "Gender Equality Conference", Reykjavik, Iceland
Bilateral initiative: "Gender Equality Conference", Reykjavik, Iceland

Conference promoted by the Icelandic Ministry for Foreign Affairs, in partnership with the Comission for Citizenship and Gender Equality (CIG), the Norwegian Equality and Anti-Discrimination Ombud (LDO) and the EEA Grants Financial Mechanism Office (FMO), on the 31st october and 1st november.